A button that is pushed to operate an electrical device: some kind of push button on their TV sets [as modifier]: a push-button telephone
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- There is an electronic, push-button steering lock - Bentley owners are, it seems, too posh to push.
- With the luxury of push-button devices, DJs and truck-borne musicians increased music speed on demand or at will.
- There are no dials, it's a push-button thing: push for on/off or to change the radio station or turn the volume up or down.
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Syllabification: push but·ton
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