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Definition of Butter


  1. An oily, unctuous substance obtained from cream or milk by churning.
  2. Any substance resembling butter in degree of consistence, or other qualities, especially, in old chemistry, the chlorides, as butter of antimony, sesquichloride of antimony; also, certain concrete fat oils remaining nearly solid at ordinary temperatures, as butter of cacao, vegetable butter, shea butter.
  3. To cover or spread with butter.
  4. To increase, as stakes, at every throw or every game.
  5. One who, or that which, butts.
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Butter Translations

butter in Afrikaans is botter
butter in Dutch is boter
butter in Finnish is voi
butter in French is beurre
butter in German is Butter, Butter, mit Butter bestreichen
butter in Italian is burro
butter in Portuguese is manteiga
butter in Spanish is manteca, mantequilla