Synonyms and Antonyms for button-quail

1. button (n.)

a round fastener sewn to shirts and coats etc to fit through buttonholes

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3. button-quail (n.)

small quail-like terrestrial bird of southern Eurasia and northern Africa that lacks a hind toe; classified with wading birds but inhabits grassy plains

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4. quail (v.)

draw back, as with fear or pain

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6. quail (n.)

flesh of quail; suitable for roasting or broiling if young; otherwise must be braised

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7. button (n.)

a female sexual organ homologous to the penis

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8. button (v.)

fasten with buttons

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9. button (n.)

a device that when pressed will release part of a mechanism

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10. button-down (adj.)

unimaginatively conventional

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