View definitions for butter


noun as in fat

Strongest matches

Strong matches

Discover More

Example Sentences

All the downsides of popcorn but none of the good butter grease.

From Eater

Company-provided data show that while travelers are booking almost twice as many remote stays as last year, home rentals in urban markets—Airbnb’s bread and butter—are still struggling.

From Fortune

A 19th-century Pennsylvania Dutch doctor’s manual instructs its reader to inscribe the square in butter smeared on a piece of bread and eat it as a cure for rabies.

From Vox

The consumer piece was easier to fix—sell, don’t store, the butter.

From Fortune

It is the large quantities of salt and the sodium in the butters that are used to season them that can lead to high blood pressure.

In the bowl of an electric mixer, cream the butter and brown sugar until light and fluffy.

While the beans are cooling and drying, melt the butter in a saute pan over medium heat.

“Butter has always been a healthy part of the diet in almost every culture; butter is a traditional food,” Asprey says.

Now, his new book “The Bulletproof Diet,” claims to offer a weight loss solution that lets you have your butter, and eat it too.

By Amanda Woerner for Life by DailyBurn Butter is making a comeback—and it has nothing to do with Paula Deen.

The sailors sometimes use it to fry their meat, for want of butter, and find it agreeable enough.

You see, they always butter their chairs so that they won't stick fast when they sit down.

The former, in its frozen state, somewhat resembled hard butter.

He shall eat butter and honey, that he may know to refuse the evil, and to choose the good.

Your electro-plated butter-dish, or whatever it's going to be, will be simply flung back at you.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to butter, such as: margarine, oil, shortening, ghee, oleo, and spread.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.