EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BUTTER UP
Ye see she's dependent on Jeames, so she has to butter up at 'im.
You may draw the butter up out of the well, presently, when breakfast is quite ready.
When you reach the place where your left hand feels empty without a piece of bread in it, just butter up another amole and try it.
Thereput them in that cupboard, and set the butter up here, and put the bread in this box, do you see?
I say so myself; and butter up my vanity with all the stimulating compliments I can think of.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR BUTTER UP
- appeal to
- butter up
- draw out
- lead on
- make mouth water
- play up to
- turn one's head