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Synonyms for butt

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

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


an object of amusement or laughter

a person who is easily deceived or victimized

residual matter

The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Synonyms for butt

thick end of the handle


Related Words

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)

Related Words

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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According to sources, Butt is a right-hand man of a known political personality of Gujranwala and the NAB can move against this person very soon.
In the last two weeks, the group has amassed 9,856 cigarette butts, picking them up by hand one-by-one and storing them in bottles.
Butt, who went on to make 387 appearances for the Red Devils, adds: "I am passionate about nurturing, developing and coaching the talent we have here to become top players at this club."
Butt also belongs to the same city and is a long-time acquaintance of the judge, the statement had said.
Fai, however, underscored that 'Indian authorities could jail Maqbool Butt and silence him by execution but they could not silence his ultimate desire - the struggle for the people of Kashmir.
Butt had been under the custody of NAB in connection with Paragon scam, since the bureau arrested him from Khairpur where he was said to have gone to evade his apprehension following the probe into the housing society scandal.
Butt said if the government grants the required money the Steel Mills remained a profit making entity.
Khawar Butt as well as all his elder and younger brothers used to be excellent cricketers and we always played together.
The Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) Ecology Center said it is buying collected cigratte butts at P300 per kilo.
Alan Butt has no memory of collapsing on the ice during a recreational hockey league game.
MAQBOOL Butt was the initiator of the Kashmir's struggle, who was hanged by the then Indian regime on February 11, 1984 in Tihar Jail, as the reprisal expressed by New Delhi.
BF you're on a water meter - or you just care about the planet - a water butt is a must for keeping that garden lush and green in the summer months.
i diumw Measure 5cm down from your cut in the downpipe and use the spirit level to mark this on the water butt - this is the height you'll need to drill the hole in the butt to connect the other end of the diverter.
Richard fits a water butt If you are situating your water butt on an already solid surface, you can place the staging directly onto this.