Definitions for but
  • But (adv. & conj.) - Except with; unless with; without.
  • But (adv. & conj.) - Except; besides; save.
  • But (adv. & conj.) - Excepting or excluding the fact that; save that; were it not that; unless; -- elliptical, for but that.
  • But (adv. & conj.) - Otherwise than that; that not; -- commonly, after a negative, with that.
  • But (adv. & conj.) - Only; solely; merely.
  • But (adv. & conj.) - On the contrary; on the other hand; only; yet; still; however; nevertheless; more; further; -- as connective of sentences or clauses of a sentence, in a sense more or less exceptive or adversative; as, the House of Representatives passed the bill, but the Senate dissented; our wants are many, but quite of another kind.
  • But (prep., adv. & conj.) - The outer apartment or kitchen of a two-roomed house; -- opposed to ben, the inner room.
  • But (n.) - A limit; a boundary.
  • But (n.) - The end; esp. the larger or thicker end, or the blunt, in distinction from the sharp, end. See 1st Butt.
  • But (v. i.) - See Butt, v., and Abut, v.
  • But (v. t.) - A limit; a bound; a goal; the extreme bound; the end.
  • But (v. t.) - The thicker end of anything. See But.
  • But (v. t.) - A mark to be shot at; a target.
  • But (v. t.) - A person at whom ridicule, jest, or contempt is directed; as, the butt of the company.
  • But (v. t.) - A push, thrust, or sudden blow, given by the head of an animal; as, the butt of a ram.
  • But (v. t.) - A thrust in fencing.
  • But (v. t.) - A piece of land left unplowed at the end of a field.
  • But (v. t.) - A joint where the ends of two objects come squarely together without scarfing or chamfering; -- also called butt joint.
  • But (v. t.) - The end of a connecting rod or other like piece, to which the boxing is attached by the strap, cotter, and gib.
  • But (v. t.) - The portion of a half-coupling fastened to the end of a hose.
  • But (v. t.) - The joint where two planks in a strake meet.
  • But (v. t.) - A kind of hinge used in hanging doors, etc.; -- so named because fastened on the edge of the door, which butts against the casing, instead of on its face, like the strap hinge; also called butt hinge.
  • But (v. t.) - The thickest and stoutest part of tanned oxhides, used for soles of boots, harness, trunks.
  • But (v. t.) - The hut or shelter of the person who attends to the targets in rifle practice.
  • Buts - Sorry, we do not have a definition for this word
  • Butted (imp. & p. p.) - of Butt
  • Butted (imp. & p. p.) - of But
  • Butting (n.) - An abuttal; a boundary.
  • Butting (p. pr. & vb. n.) - of Butt
  • Butting (p. pr. & vb. n.) - of But
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