Meaning of BUTTERY in English



Pronunciation: ' b ə -t ə -r ē

Function: adjective

Date: 14th century

1 a : having the qualities (as smoothness or richness) of butter < buttery flavors> b : containing or spread with butter < buttery pastry>

2 : marked by flattery < buttery compliments>

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