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

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BUTTERING

"He is buttering the bread of millions upon millions," said Mr. Stistick.

Then I would imitate the acts of cutting the slices and buttering them.

"You won't find it, Gadgem," replied St. George, buttering the toast.

Just watch my speed, returned Terry, buttering a slice of bread.

Of course he is, answered Dan, buttering another piece of bread.

Jennie was back at her buttering again; apparently he was to do the telling.

While buttering and rolling, do every thing as quickly as possible.

After buttering slab and bars, pour the candy into the enclosure.

"The news of the war, Uncle John," added Beth, buttering her toast.

However, when I got into the buttering part, it took them by storm.