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British English: /ˈbʌt(ə)nhəʊl/
American English: /ˈbətnˌhoʊl/

Translation of buttonhole in Italian:


  • 2 (British English) (flower)
    fiore (masculine) (portato) all'occhiello

transitive verb

  • 1 (put eyelet in)
    fare gli occhielli, le asole a (garment)
  • 2 [informal] (accost)
    attaccare bottone con
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