butter


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Synonyms for butter

butter someone up

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a fighter who strikes the opponent with his head

spread butter on

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You see my wife, my house, my bread, my butter, and my eggs, all exactly as they are.
Samuel Whiskers got through a hole in the wainscot, and went boldly down the front staircase to the dairy to get the butter.
And then the butter itself seems to communicate a fresh charm--it is so pure, so sweet-scented; it is turned off the mould with such a beautiful firm surface, like marble in a pale yellow light
Judy answers with a nod of deepest meaning and calls, as she scrapes the butter on the loaf with every precaution against waste and cuts it into slices, "You, Charley, where are you?
Philip had a squeamish appetite, and the thick slabs of poor butter on the bread turned his stomach, but he saw other boys scraping it off and followed their example.
And then it was George's turn, and he trod on the butter.
Richard found Helen talking to her brother-in-law, over two dishes of yellow cake and smooth bread and butter.
The old lady was glad to meet the little girl and gave her a slice of white bread and butter which had been used as a door-mat.
It's really delightful to feel worried because butter has gone up five cents a pound.
When noon came they opened the Fox-King's basket of luncheon, and found a nice roasted turkey with cranberry sauce and some slices of bread and butter.
You ordered that thick bread and butter for three, did you?
Hatta looked round and nodded, and went on with his bread and butter.
In the pan, instead of oil or butter, he poured a little water.
The efforts of Agafea Mihalovna and the cook, that the dinner should be particularly good, only ended in two famished friends attacking the preliminary course, eating a great deal of bread and butter, salt goose and salted mushrooms, and in Levin's finally ordering the soup to be served without the accompaniment of little pies, with which the cook had particularly meant to impress their visitor.
She knew how he liked to spread his butter on thick, how he liked thick, rare steak fried on a dry hot pan, and how he liked coffee that was coffee and plenty of it.