What does BUTT mean?

Definitions for BUTTbʌt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word BUTT.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. butt, butt end(noun)

    thick end of the handle

  2. butt(noun)

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

  3. butt, goat, laughingstock, stooge(noun)

    a victim of ridicule or pranks

  4. buttocks, nates, arse, butt, backside, bum, buns, can, fundament, hindquarters, hind end, keister, posterior, prat, rear, rear end, rump, stern, seat, tail, tail end, tooshie, tush, bottom, behind, derriere, fanny, ass(noun)

    the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on

    "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"

  5. target, butt(noun)

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

  6. cigarette, cigaret, coffin nail, butt, fag(noun)

    finely ground tobacco wrapped in paper; for smoking

  7. butt joint, butt(noun)

    a joint made by fastening ends together without overlapping

  8. butt(noun)

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

  9. butt, stub(verb)

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

  10. border, adjoin, edge, abut, march, butt, butt against, butt on(verb)

    lie adjacent to another or share a boundary

    "Canada adjoins the U.S."; "England marches with Scotland"

  11. butt, bunt(verb)

    to strike, thrust or shove against

    "He butted his sister out of the way"; "The goat butted the hiker with his horns"

  12. butt(verb)

    place end to end without overlapping

    "The frames must be butted at the joints"


  1. butt(Noun)

    The buttocks; used as a euphemism, less objectionable than arse/ass

    Get up off your butt and get to work.

  2. butt(Noun)

    The whole buttocks and pelvic region that includes one's private parts.

  3. butt(Noun)

    Body; self.

  4. butt(Noun)

    A used cigarette.

  5. butt(Noun)

    The larger or thicker end of anything; the blunt end, in distinction from the sharp end; as, the butt of a rifle. Formerly also spelled but.

  6. butt(Noun)

    A limit; a bound; a goal; the extreme bound; the end.

  7. butt(Noun)

    A mark to be shot at; a target.

  8. butt(Noun)

    A piece of land left unplowed at the end of a field.

  9. butt(Noun)

    A person at whom ridicule, jest, or contempt is directed.

    He's usually the butt of their jokes.

  10. butt(Verb)

    To strike bluntly, particularly with the head.

  11. butt(Noun)

    A push, thrust, or sudden blow, given by the head; a head butt.

  12. butt(Noun)

    A thrust in fencing.

  13. butt(Noun)

    The plastic or rubber cap used to cover the open end of a lacrosse stick's shaft in order to prevent injury.

  14. butt(Noun)

    The portion of a half-coupling fastened to the end of a hose.

  15. butt(Noun)

    The end of a connecting rod or other like piece, to which the boxing is attached by the strap, cotter, and gib.

  16. butt(Noun)

    A joint where the ends of two objects come squarely together without scarfing or chamfering; u2013 also called a butt joint.

  17. butt(Noun)

    A kind of hinge used in hanging doors, etc., so named because it is attached to the inside edge of the door and butts against the casing, instead of on its face, like the strap hinge; also called butt hinge.

  18. butt(Noun)

    The joint where two planks in a strake meet.

  19. butt(Noun)

    The thickest and stoutest part of tanned oxhides, used for soles of boots, harness, trunks.

  20. butt(Noun)

    The hut or shelter of the person who attends to the targets in rifle practice.

  21. butt(Noun)

    An English measure of capacity for liquids, containing 126 wine gallons which is one-half tun; equivalent to the pipe.

  22. butt(Noun)

    A wooden cask for storing wine, usually containing 126 gallons.

  23. butt(Noun)

    Any of various flatfish such as sole, plaice or turbot

  24. butt(Noun)


Webster Dictionary

  1. Butt(verb)

    alt. of But

  2. Butt(verb)

    to join at the butt, end, or outward extremity; to terminate; to be bounded; to abut

  3. Butt(verb)

    to thrust the head forward; to strike by thrusting the head forward, as an ox or a ram. [See Butt, n.]

  4. Butt(verb)

    to strike by thrusting the head against; to strike with the head

  5. Butt(noun)

    a large cask or vessel for wine or beer. It contains two hogsheads

  6. Butt(noun)

    the common English flounder

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Butt

    but, v.i. and v.t. to strike with the head, as a goat, &c.—n. a push with the head of an animal.—n. Butt′er, an animal that butts. [O. Fr. boter, to push, strike.]

  2. Butt

    but, n. a large cask: a wine-butt = 126 gallons, a beer and sherry butt = 108 gallons. [Cf. Fr. botte, Sp. bota, Low L. butta.]

  3. Butt

    but, n. a mark for archery practice: a mound behind musketry or artillery targets: one who is made the object of ridicule.—n. Butt′-shaft (Shak.), a shaft or arrow for shooting at butts with. [Fr. but, goal.]

  4. Butt

    but, or in longer form, Butt′-end, n. the thick and heavy end: the stump. [Ety. dub.]

  5. Butt

    but, n. an ox-hide minus the offal or pieces round the margins.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of BUTT in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of BUTT in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Misty Dawn:

    I want to have all that up my butt

  2. Sophelay Ouk:

    I wanted the round butt. The whole J-Lo look.

  3. President Obama:

    Totally disrespectful, fat butt Michelle Obama.

  4. Vanna Bonta:

    What we look squarely in the eye rarely bites us in the butt.

  5. Timothy Piazza:

    I expected people to care, i feel like they're covering their butt.

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Translations for BUTT

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • boudeAfrikaans
  • مؤخرةArabic
  • dal, sağrıAzerbaijani
  • күтBashkir
  • седніца, попа, дупа, седаўка, задніцаBelarusian
  • задник, фас, дупе, угарка, гъз, приклад, блъскам с главаBulgarian
  • burilla, punta, tossarCatalan, Valencian
  • pažba, prdel, zadek, hýždě, nedopalekCzech
  • røv, skodDanish
  • Stummel, Po, Kolben, Arsch, Kippe, Gesäß, Zigarettenkippe, ZigarettenstummelGerman
  • αποτσίγαροGreek
  • pugoEsperanto
  • chinga, chenca, bacha, nalgas, pucho, colilla, culo, pava, topetada, chiva, chicote, calilla, topetazo, topetarSpanish
  • کپل, سرینPersian
  • pusku, pylly, piennar, monttu, pehva, maali, puskaisu, raja, natsa, peppu, tupakantumppi, päämäärä, perä, itse, tumppi, naurunaihe, maalitaulu, kampela, peffa, nuppi, puskeaFinnish
  • derrière, crosse, mégot, culFrench
  • bunIrish
  • togsaid, bun, barailleScottish Gaelic
  • cabichaGalician
  • bunManx
  • עכוזHebrew
  • नितम्ब, बटHindi
  • քամակ, հետույք, տուտուզ, կճատArmenian
  • bokongIndonesian
  • kuloIdo
  • rass, stubbur, sígarettustubbur, afturendiIcelandic
  • culo, sedere, cornata, cozzareItalian
  • 吸殻, 尻Japanese
  • დუნდულა, უკანალი, ტრაკიGeorgian
  • 담배꽁초, 엉덩이, 꽁초Korean
  • санKyrgyz
  • cūlus, clūnēsLatin
  • ກົ້ນLao
  • kumu, whakakatangaMāori
  • кундак, отпушок, газ, задник, пикавецMacedonian
  • өгзөг, хонгоMongolian
  • punggung, puntung rokokMalay
  • sneipNorwegian
  • peuk, kontDutch
  • rumpe, bakNorwegian
  • cuol, tafanariOccitan
  • niedopałek, dupa, tyłek, kolba, pet, skóra, zadekPolish
  • guimba, nádegas, cu, bunda, bitucaPortuguese
  • cur, lovitura puternica cu capul, patul pustii, izbitura, fund, izbi cu capul, lovi puternicRomanian
  • ягодицы, попа, задница, бычок, срака, приклад, окурок, жопа, попка, зад, бодать, боднутьRussian
  • гуза, дупе, kundak, guza, dupe, guzica, задњица, гузица, zadnjicaSerbo-Croatian
  • prdel, zadok, riťSlovak
  • zadnjica, ritSlovene
  • byth, bythëAlbanian
  • röv, ända, kolv, fimp, bak, stump, stjärt, rumpa, stöta, stånga, buttSwedish
  • matakoSwahili
  • బట్Telugu
  • ก้นThai
  • otyrýerTurkmen
  • puwit, dulo, upos, pwetTagalog
  • kalçaTurkish
  • дупа, зад, жопа, попа, сідницяUkrainian
  • dumbaUzbek
  • môngVietnamese
  • meegoWolof
  • תּחתYiddish
  • 屁股Chinese

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