An apartment in a home where butter milk also arrangements tend to be kept
- getting the characteristics consistence or look of butter
- unpleasantly and overly suave or ingratiating in way or speech
- resembling or containing or spread with butter
- a small storeroom for saving meals or wines
- a teashop in which students in British universities should buy light dishes
- obtaining the attributes, consistence, or appearance, of butter.
- a flat in a residence where butter, milk also conditions are held.
- a-room in a few English colleges in which liquors, fruit, and refreshments are kept available toward pupils.
- A cellar by which butts of wine tend to be held.
"resembling butter," belated 14c., from butter (n.) + -y (2). Associated: Butteriness.
- "place for saving liquor," originally "room in which terms are laid up" (late 14c.), from Old French boterie, from Late Latin botaria, from bota, variant of butta "cask, bottle;" see butt (n.2) + -ery.
(a.) Obtaining the attributes, consistence, or appearance, of butter.
- (n.) A flat in a property where butter, milk as well as other terms are kept.
- (n.) A space in a few English universities in which liquors, fresh fruit, and refreshments are kept for sale towards students.
- (n.) A cellar for which butts of wine are kept.
The hearth blazed opposite her position on a plush sofa with buttery leather in a small study with Persian carpets.