Synonyms of butt in English:

butt1

verb

  • she butted him in the chest
    ram, headbutt, bunt; bump, buffet, push, thrust, shove, prod, knock; Northern Englishtup
  • Phrases

    butt in

    he butted in on our conversation
    [Antonyms] keep out (of)
    interruptbreak incut inchime ininterjectinterposeinterveneinterfere (with)put one's oar in informalpoke one's nose in/intoBritish informalchip in

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    butt2

    noun

  • she had just been made the butt of a joke
    target, victim, object, subject, recipient, laughing stock, Aunt Sally
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    butt3

    noun

  • 1 the butt of a gun
    stock, shaft, shank, end, handle, hilt, haft, grip, helve
  • 2 a cigarette butt
    stub, end, tail end, stump, remnant, remains, remainder
    informal fag end, dog end
  • 3North American informal he was just sitting on his butt doing nothing See bottom (sense 6) of the noun)
  • verb

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  • the shop butted up against the row of houses
    adjoin, abut, butt up to, be next to, be adjacent to, border (on), 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 with/to, touch, meet
    [Antonyms] be separate from
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