buttoned up[ buht-nd-uhp ]SEE DEFINITION OF buttoned up
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BUTTONED UP
The stalwart man was buttoned up in a dark overcoat, and carried an umbrella.
The morning was bitterly cold, and the rider was buttoned up to the throat.
"She has youth in her favour," said he, as he buttoned up his overcoat.
But I pulled my cap down over my eyes and buttoned up my pea-jacket.
Here's my watch and here's my tickets, buttoned up in this pocket.
Uncle Reuben buttoned up his coat to the chin as he gazed seaward.
His black overcoat was buttoned up to the chin because of the rain.
You would have buttoned up your pockets instinctively if you had seen him.
He placed the receipt in his inside pocket and buttoned up his coat.
He began to step slowly backward as he buttoned up his jacket.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR BUTTONED UP
- buttoned up
- clammed up
- could hear a pin drop
- not saying boo