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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

References in periodicals archive ?
Sterling will lose his job, since we all understand the whole point of the series is to find him butting heads with Washington corruption and hypocrisy.
Next week, Ozzy can't make sense of a cell phone - Ozzy's butting heads with gadgets is becoming as formulaic and crowd-pleasing a leitmotif as the stunning action sequences that open every James Bond movie.
On the surface it was a pair of young NBA players trying to make a name for themselves by butting heads every day.
We've had some confrontations and people were butting heads from time to time.
Allen Solomon was the LAUSD's chief operating officer for just 60 days before butting heads with Superintendent Roy Romer.
They spent the day dwelling ad nauseam on one of the convention's subtexts from the outset: The razzle-dazzle of Hollywood butting heads with vice presidential candidate Joe Lieberman's criticism of the entertainment industry (traditionally, a Republican whipping boy).