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1. buttery

adjective. ['ˈbʌtɝi'] resembling or containing or spread with butter.

Synonyms

  • fatty

Antonyms

  • clean
  • uncoated

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • boterie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • botaria (Latin)
  • butter (English)
  • -er (English)

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Rhymes with Buttery

  • adultery
  • artery
  • autery
  • battery
  • blustery
  • celestory
  • complimentary
  • contradictory
  • coterie
  • daughtery
  • directory
  • directory
  • directory
  • directory
  • documentary
  • documentary
  • eatery
  • effrontery
  • factory
  • flattery

Sentences with buttery


1. Noun, singular or mass
The combination creates a rich, creamy, almost buttery taste, with a semblance of thickness.

2. Adjective
Most blond dyes enhance the brightness in hazel eyes, so try a golden, buttery shade.

2. buttery

noun. ['ˈbʌtɝi'] a teashop where students in British universities can purchase light meals.

Synonyms

  • tearoom
  • tea parlour
  • teashop
  • tea parlor

Antonyms

  • genuine
  • thin
  • ectomorphic
  • angular

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • boterie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • botaria (Latin)
  • butter (English)
  • -er (English)

3. buttery

adjective. ['ˈbʌtɝi'] unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech.

Synonyms

  • smarmy
  • fulsome
  • insincere
  • oleaginous
  • soapy
  • unctuous

Antonyms

  • insincerity
  • honest
  • ingenuous
  • real

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • boterie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • botaria (Latin)
  • butter (English)
  • -er (English)

4. buttery

noun. ['ˈbʌtɝi'] a small storeroom for storing foods or wines.

Synonyms

  • stillroom
  • pantry
  • stowage
  • still room
  • storeroom
  • larder

Antonyms

  • leanness
  • starve
  • unfruitful
  • unprofitable

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • boterie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • botaria (Latin)
  • butter (English)
  • -er (English)
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