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butt

 
Noun butt has 8 senses
  1. butt, butt end - thick end of the handle
    --1 is a kind of stock
    --1 has particulars: rifle butt
  2. butt, goat, laughingstock, stooge - a victim of ridicule or pranks
    --2 is a kind of victim, dupe
    --2 has particulars: April fool
  3. buttocks, nates, arse, butt, backside, bum, buns, can, fundament, hindquarters, hind end, keister, posterior, prat, rear, rear end, rump, stern, seat, tail, tail end, tooshie, tush, bottom, behind, derriere, fanny, ass - the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"
    --3 is a kind of body part
    --3 is a part of torso, trunk, body
  4. target, butt - sports equipment consisting of an object set up for a marksman or archer to aim at
    --4 is a kind of sports equipment, sporting goods
    --4 has particulars: clay pigeon
  5. cigarette, cigaret, coffin nail, butt, fag - finely ground tobacco wrapped in paper; for smoking
    --5 is a kind of roll of tobacco, smoke
    --5 has parts: cigarette butt
    --5 has particulars:
     cubeb, cubeb cigarette; filter-tipped cigarette; joint, marijuana cigarette, reefer, stick, spliff
  6. butt joint, butt - a joint made by fastening ends together without overlapping
    --6 is a kind of joint
    --6 has particulars: butt weld, butt-weld; fish joint
    Derived forms: verb butt1, verb butt3
  7. butt - a large cask (especially one holding a volume equivalent to 2 hogsheads or 126 gallons)
    --7 is a kind of
    barrel, cask
    --7 has particulars: water butt
  8. butt, stub - the small unused part of something (especially the end of a cigarette that is left after smoking)
    --8 is a kind of part, portion
    --8 has particulars: cigar butt; cigarette butt; roach
Verb butt has 3 senses
  1. border, adjoin, edge, abut, march, butt, butt against, butt on - lie adjacent to another or share a boundary; "Canada adjoins the U.S."; "England marches with Scotland"
    --1 is one way to touch, adjoin, meet, contact
    Derived form: noun butt6
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s something
  2. butt, bunt - to strike, thrust or shove against, often with head or horns; "He butted his sister out of the way"
    --2 is one way to strike
    Derived form: noun butter2
    Sample sentence:
    The fighter managed to butt his opponent
  3. butt - place end to end without overlapping; "The frames must be butted at the joints"
    --3 is one way to
    put, set, place, pose, position, lay
    Derived form: noun butt6
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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