lug nut

noun

Definition of lug nut

US

  1. :  a heavy piece of metal that is screwed on to the bolts that hold a wheel on a vehicle

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  drag, pull

    :  to carry laboriously

    :  to introduce in a forced manner

  1. :  an act of lugging

    :  something that is lugged

    :  a shipping container for produce

  1. :  something (such as a handle) that projects like an ear: such as

    :  a leather loop on a harness saddle through which the shaft passes

    :  a metal fitting to which electrical wires are soldered or connected

  1. :  a hard-shelled dry fruit or seed with a separable rind or shell and interior kernel

    :  the kernel of a nut

    :  a dry indehiscent one-seeded fruit with a woody pericarp

  1. :  to gather or seek nuts

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