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butter
British English: /ˈbʌtə/
American English: /ˈbədər/

Translation of butter in German:

noun

  • Butter Fem.
    he looks as if butter wouldn't melt in his mouth [figurative]
    er sieht aus, als ob er kein Wässerchen trüben könnte
    melted butter
    zerlassene Butter

transitive verb

  • mit Butter bestreichen
    fine words butter no parsnips [proverb]
    Worte allein genügen nicht

Phrasal verbs

butter up

transitive verb butter somebody up
jemandem Honig um den Mund od. Bart schmieren [figurative]

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