botonee botonnee
buttoned uttoned adj. furnished with buttons or something buttonlike. Opposite of {unbuttoned}. [Narrower terms: {botonee, botonnee}; {button-down}; {closed}] [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • botonee — adjective (of a heraldic cross) having a cluster of three buttons or knobs at the end of each arm • Syn: ↑botonnee • Similar to: ↑buttoned, ↑fastened * * * /bot n ay , bot n ay /, adj. Heraldry. (of a cross) having arms terminating in the form of …   Useful english dictionary

  • botonée — /bot n ay , bot n ay /, adj. Heraldry. (of a cross) having arms terminating in the form of a trefoil: cross botonée. See illus. under cross. Also, botonnée, botony, botonny /bot n ee/. [1565 75; < MF: covered with buds, equiv. to boton bud,… …   Universalium

  • botonnee — adjective (of a heraldic cross) having a cluster of three buttons or knobs at the end of each arm • Syn: ↑botonee • Similar to: ↑buttoned, ↑fastened * * * adjective see botonée …   Useful english dictionary

  • botonée — or botonnée adjective Etymology: Middle French botonné Date: 15th century of a heraldic cross having a cluster of three balls or knobs at the end of each arm see cross illustration …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • botonnée — adjective see botonée …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • button-down — buttoned uttoned adj. furnished with buttons or something buttonlike. Opposite of {unbuttoned}. [Narrower terms: {botonee, botonnee}; {button down}; {closed}] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • buttoned — uttoned adj. furnished with buttons or something buttonlike. Opposite of {unbuttoned}. [Narrower terms: {botonee, botonnee}; {button down}; {closed}] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • closed — buttoned uttoned adj. furnished with buttons or something buttonlike. Opposite of {unbuttoned}. [Narrower terms: {botonee, botonnee}; {button down}; {closed}] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • buttoned — adjective furnished or closed with buttons or something buttonlike (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑fastened • Ant: ↑unbuttoned • Similar to: ↑botonee, ↑botonnee, ↑button down …   Useful english dictionary

  • fastened — adjective 1. firmly closed or secured (Freq. 1) found the gate fastened a fastened seatbelt • Ant: ↑unfastened • Similar to: ↑pegged down 2. furnished or closed with buttons or something buttonlike …   Useful english dictionary

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