There are 2 translations of butter in Spanish:

butter1

Pronunciation: /ˈbʌtər; ˈbʌtə(r)/

n

uncountable/no numerable
  • mantequilla (f), manteca (f) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) apple butter (American English/inglés norteamericano) mermelada (feminine) or (in Southern Cone also/en Cono Sur también) dulce (masculine) de manzana butter wouldn't melt in her/his mouth es una mosquita muerta to push sb's butters darle* or meterle caña a algn [colloquial/familiar] (before noun/delante del nombre) butter dish mantequera (f), mantequillera (f) butter knife cuchillo (masculine) de mantequilla or (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) de manteca
    More example sentences
    • They are served hot or cold spread with butter or margarine and sometimes jelly jam and cream.
    • We defined high fat dairy food as whole milk, ice cream, hard cheese, butter, and sour cream.
    • Dairy products such as butter, cream, and cheese are important parts of the diet, along with pork.

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There are 2 translations of butter in Spanish:

butter2

vt

  • [bread] untar con mantequilla or (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) manteca, ponerle* mantequilla or (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) manteca a buttered toast tostadas (feminine plural) con mantequilla or (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) manteca pour the mixture into a buttered dish (British English/inglés británico) vierta la mezcla en un molde enmantequillado or untado de mantequilla or (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) enmantecado
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    • Apryl half-heartedly smiled back as she picked up a slice of toast and buttered it.
    • Janice had made her two slices of toast and buttered them, and set them on the counter by the door, wrapped in a paper towel.
    • She said: ‘I was buttering a piece of bread and I just dropped what I was doing.’

Phrasal verbs

butter up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
[colloquial/familiar] halagar* (interesadamente) darle* jabón a [colloquial/familiar], hacerle* la barba a (Mexico/México) [colloquial/familiar], hacerle* la pata a (Chile) [colloquial/familiar]

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