verb[no object] humorous
Work as a butler: there is no one today worth buttling for
More example sentences
- We got used to having our butler, Kathy, press our clothes and bring us poolside drinks, and wondered how we had ever lived without being buttled.
- When she conducts an ad hoc job interview on Powell, she asks him ‘Do you buttle?’
- I know all about butlers and the fine art of buttling.
Mid 19th century: back-formation from butler.
Words that rhyme with buttlecuttle, rebuttal, scuttle, shuttle, subtle, surrebuttal
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