HyperDic: button

English > 9 senses of the word button:
NOUNartifactbuttona round fastener sewn to shirts and coats etc to fit through buttonholes
artifactbutton, push button, pushan electrical switch operated by pressing
plantbuttonany of various plant parts that resemble buttons
communicationbuttona round flat badge displaying information and suitable for pinning onto a garment
bodybutton, clitoris, clita female sexual organ homologous to the penis
artifactbutton, releasea device that when pressed will release part of a mechanism
artifactbuttonany artifact that resembles a button
VERBcontactbuttonprovide with buttons
contactbuttonfasten with buttons
button > pronunciation
Soundsbah'tahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > button: 9 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA round fastener sewn to shirts and coats etc to fit through buttonholes.
Narrowercoat buttonA button on a coat
shirt buttonA button on a shirt
Broaderfastener, fastening, holdfast, fixingrestraint that attaches to something or holds something in place
Spanishbotón
Catalanbotó
Adjectivesbuttonyornamented with many buttons
buttonysmall and round and shiny like a shiny bead or button
Verbsbuttonfasten with buttons
buttonprovide with buttons
English > button: 9 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningAn electrical switch operated by pressing.
Example"the elevator was operated by push buttons"
Synonymspush button, push
Part ofpush-button radioA radio receiver that can be tuned by pressing buttons
Narrowerbell pushA button that is pushed to ring a bell
doorbell, bell, buzzerA push button at an outer door / door / door that gives a ringing or buzzing signal when pushed
horn buttonA button that you press to activate the horn of an automobile
mouse buttonA push button on the mouse
panic buttonA button to push in order to summon help in case of an emergency
reset buttonA push button that you press to activate the reset mechanism
Broaderswitch, electric switch, electrical switchControl consisting of a mechanical or electrical or electronic device for making or breaking or changing the connections in a circuit
Spanishbotón, botón pulsador, pulsar
Catalanbotó
English > button: 9 senses > noun 3, plant
MeaningAny of various plant parts that resemble buttons.
Broaderplant part, plant structureAny part of a plant or fungus
English > button: 9 senses > noun 4, communication
MeaningA round flat badge displaying information and suitable for pinning onto a garment.
Example"they passed out campaign buttons for their candidate"
BroaderbadgeAn emblem (a small piece of plastic or cloth or metal) that signifies your status (rank or membership or affiliation etc.)
English > button: 9 senses > noun 5, body
MeaningA female sexual organ homologous to the penis.
Synonymsclitoris, clit
Part ofvulvaexternal parts of the female genitalia
Partsglans clitoridissmall mass of erectile tissue at the end of the body of the clitoris
prepuce, foreskinA fold of skin covering the tip of the clitoris
Broadererectile organAn organ containing erectile tissue
Spanishclitoris, clítoris
Catalanclítoris
English > button: 9 senses > noun 6, artifact
MeaningA device that when pressed will release part of a mechanism.
Synonymrelease
BroaderdeviceAn instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
Spanishbotón
English > button: 9 senses > noun 7, artifact
MeaningAny artifact that resembles a button.
Broaderartifact, artefactA man-made object taken as a whole
Spanishbotón
English > button: 9 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningProvide with buttons.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"button a shirt"
Entailssew, run up, sew together, stitchFasten by sewing
Broaderaddmake an addition (to)
Spanishabotonar
Nounsbuttona round fastener sewn to shirts and coats etc to fit through buttonholes
English > button: 9 senses > verb 2, contact
MeaningFasten with buttons.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"button the dress"
Broaderfasten, fix, secureCause to be firmly attached
Oppositeunbuttonundo the buttons of
Spanishabotonar, abrochar
Catalanbotonar, embotonar
Nounsbuttona round fastener sewn to shirts and coats etc to fit through buttonholes

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