u bolt

u bolt
U u


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [yoo bohlt]
    • /yu boʊlt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [yoo bohlt]
    • /yu boʊlt/

Definitions of u bolt words

  • noun u bolt a bar of iron bent into the shape of a U , fitted with a screw thread and nut at each end. 1
  • noun u bolt a metal bar bent into the shape of a U and threaded at both ends to receive securing nuts: used to secure leaf springs, ring bolts, shackles, etc 0
  • noun u bolt a U-shaped bolt with threads and a nut at each end 0

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Origin of u bolt

First appearance:

before 1880
One of the 23% newest English words
First recorded in 1880-85

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Parts of speech for U bolt


u bolt popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 54% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 50% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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