Berg, closely buttoned up in his new uniform, sat beside his wife explaining to her that one always could and should be acquainted with people above one, because only then does one get satisfaction from acquaintances.
His broad-brim was placed beside him; his legs were stiffly crossed; his drab vesture was buttoned up to his chin; and spectacles on nose, he seemed absorbed in reading from a ponderous volume.
The officers buttoned up their coats, buckled on their swords and pouches, and moved along the ranks shouting.
Pierre was there too, buttoned up since early morning in a nobleman's uniform that had become too tight for him.
They buttoned up and wouldn't reveal beans.