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Synonyms for butt

Synonyms for butt

an act or instance of using force so as to propel ahead

to be contiguous or next to

one that is fired at, attacked, or abused

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an object of amusement or laughter

a person who is easily deceived or victimized

residual matter

Synonyms for butt

thick end of the handle

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the part of a plant from which the roots spring or the part of a stalk or trunk nearest the roots

a victim of ridicule or pranks

sports equipment consisting of an object set up for a marksman or archer to aim at

a joint made by fastening ends together without overlapping

a large cask (especially one holding a volume equivalent to 2 hogsheads or 126 gallons)

the small unused part of something (especially the end of a cigarette that is left after smoking)

lie adjacent to another or share a boundary

to strike, thrust or shove against

place end to end without overlapping

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Over an eight-year period, the two butted heads and schemes four different times.
A Metropolitan Transporation Authority committee butted heads over how to appoint representatives to the new councils, and whether the board will be composed of only elected officials or also will have community members who actually ride the buses and subways.
And while he may have occasionally butted heads with Hufford, Sheriff Bob Brooks said he has respect for what the CAO has accomplished.
McDonnell, who in his 25-plus years as a sports-talk host in this town has butted heads with plenty of program directors, finds himself with the added title of assistant program director.
This is not going away until we have the right leadership,'' said John Chaudier, who frequently has butted heads with the supervisors.