Synonyms of butt in English

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butt1


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verb

1‘she butted him in the chest’

SYNONYMS

ram, headbutt, bunt

bump, buffet, push, thrust, shove, prod, knock

Northern English tup


Synonyms of butt in English

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butt2


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noun

1‘she had just been made the butt of a joke’

SYNONYMS

target, victim, object, subject, recipient, laughing stock, Aunt Sally


Synonyms of butt in English

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butt3


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noun

1‘the butt of a gun’

SYNONYMS

stock, shaft, shank, end, handle, hilt, haft, grip, helve

2‘a cigarette butt’

SYNONYMS

stub, end, tail end, stump, remnant, remains, remainder

informal fag end, dog end

3‘he was just sitting on his butt doing nothing’

See bottom

verb

1‘the shop butted up against the row of houses’

SYNONYMS

adjoin, abut, butt up to, be next to, be adjacent to, neighbour, verge on, bound on, be contiguous with, be connected to, communicate with, link up with, extend as far as, extend to

join, conjoin, connect to, connect with, touch, meet

ANTONYMS

be separate from


Synonyms of butt in English

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butt4


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noun

1‘a butt of brandy’

See barrel

Phrases

    butt in

      ‘he butted in on our conversation’

      SYNONYMS

      interrupt, break in, cut in, chime in, interject, interpose, intervene

      put one's oar in

      informal

      poke one's nose in, poke one's nose into

      British informal

      chip in

      ANTONYMS

      keep out (of)