butt

phonetic symbol: / bʌ́t / 

butt - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ thick end of the handle
butt end

[ noun ]
■ the small unused part of something (especially the end of a cigarette that is left after smoking)
stub

[ noun ]
■ a large cask (especially one holding a volume equivalent to 2 hogsheads or 126 gallons)

[ noun ]
■ a joint made by fastening ends together without overlapping
butt joint

[ noun ]
■ finely ground tobacco wrapped in paper
■ for smoking
cigaret , cigarette , coffin nail , fag

[ noun ]
■ sports equipment consisting of an object set up for a marksman or archer to aim at
target

[ noun ]
■ the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
e.g.)
・he deserves a good kick in the butt
arse , ass , backside , behind , bottom , bum , buns , buttocks , can , derriere , fanny , fundament , hind end , hindquarters , keister , nates , posterior , prat , rear , rear end , rump , seat , stern , tail , tail end , tooshie , tush

[ noun ]
■ a victim of ridicule or pranks
goat , laughingstock , stooge

[ noun ]
■ the part of a plant from which the roots spring or the part of a stalk or trunk nearest the roots

[ verb ]
■ to strike, thrust or shove against
e.g.)
・He butted his sister out of the way
・The goat butted the hiker with his horns
bunt

[ verb ]
■ lie adjacent to another or share a boundary
abut , adjoin , border , butt against , butt on , edge , march

[ verb ]
■ place end to end without overlapping
e.g.)
・The frames must be butted at the joints

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