Definitions for nuggetˈnʌg ɪt

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  1. nugget(noun)

    a solid lump of a precious metal (especially gold) as found in the earth

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  1. Nugget(n.)

    Something of value, usually found among many other less valuable things; -- often used figuratively; as, a nugget of useful information in a sea of data.

  2. Origin: [Earlier niggot, prob. for nigot, an ingot. See Ingot.]

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. nugget(Noun)

    A small, compact chunk or clump.

    a gold nugget

  2. nugget(Noun)

    A tidbit of something valuable.

    a nugget of wisdom

  3. nugget(Noun)

    A type of boot polish.

  4. nugget(Noun)

    A bud from the Cannabis sativa plant.

  5. nugget(Noun)

    An inexperienced, newly trained fighter pilot.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Nugget(noun)

    a lump; a mass, esp. a native lump of a precious metal; as, a nugget of gold

  2. Origin: [Earlier niggot, prob. for nigot, an ingot. See Ingot.]


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