Definition of buttle in English:

buttle

Line breaks: but¦tle
Pronunciation: /ˈbʌt(ə)l
 
/

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.

Origin

mid 19th century: back-formation from butler.

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