the shell of a nut.
Idioms about nutshell
in a nutshell, in very brief form; in a few words: Just tell me the story in a nutshell.
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How to use nutshell in a sentence
In a nutshell, it’s anything above the text of an article or ad, as well as a one-line link to another article, as on the paper’s homepage.
You’ve just summed up my entire scientific life in a nutshell.
In a nutshell, it’s a mobile identifier or a string of numbers advertisers use to identify Apple device users across apps and subsequently build a much clearer picture of how they behave.Cheat Sheet: As Apple preps IDFA crackdown for ‘early spring’, here’s everything you need to know | Seb Joseph | January 29, 2021 | Digiday
Maybe one of the most stirring whooshes forward in the entire American culture finds a nutshell in the Fuller family from the northeast suburbs of Dallas.Sarah Fuller made history. Her parents understand why her moment matters. | Chuck Culpepper | December 3, 2020 | Washington Post
In a nutshell, DSAs expand the outreach of search efforts by including keywords that do not necessarily belong to the existing list of search keywords.How to use in-market audiences for better search campaigns | Harikrishna Kundariya | August 18, 2020 | Search Engine Watch
In a nutshell, baijiu is to China what apple pie is to America, if not even more so.
In a nutshell, producers are the ones who oversee a movie from beginning to end.Interactive: Hollywood’s 50 Greatest Producers of All Time | Brandy Zadrozny, Rachel Bronstein | March 1, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In a nutshell: She screwed struggling North Carolinians by backing sequestration and the shutdown.
That, in a nutshell, is the response of three right-wing media outlets to the new comedy documentary The Muslims Are Coming!
In a nutshell, you can get rich and famous by being outrageous.
But, sire, we women suppose all we fear, and we turn what is probable into truths; that is the whole of our art in a nutshell.Catherine de' Medici | Honore de Balzac
Here in a nutshell is the biological basis of sex problem in human society.Taboo and Genetics | Melvin Moses Knight, Iva Lowther Peters, and Phyllis Mary Blanchard
But their laughter died as the farmer opened the nutshell and began shaking out a great web of the finest linen.
The coach when it came turned out to be an empty nutshell and the five prancing steeds that were drawing it were five black mice.
Just as Veikko and the nutshell coach had reached the middle of the bridge, a man met them coming from the opposite direction.
British Dictionary definitions for nutshell
the shell around the kernel of a nut
in a nutshell in essence; briefly
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Other Idioms and Phrases with nutshell
see in a nutshell.
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