Meaning of BUTT in English



Pronunciation: ' b ə t

Function: verb

Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French buter, boter, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German b ō zan to beat ― more at BEAT

Date: 13th century

intransitive verb : to thrust or push headfirst : strike with the head or horns

transitive verb : to strike or shove with the head or horns

– butt heads : to come into conflict

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.