noun see button II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • buttoner — noun Any device used to fasten buttons to a garment …   Wiktionary

  • buttoner — n. one who buttons, one who fastens with buttons …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Buttoner — 14th century close row of ornamental buttons down the front of a houppelande …   Medieval glossary

  • buttoner — but·ton·er …   English syllables

  • buttoner — ˈbət(ə)nə(r) noun ( s) 1. : one that buttons; specifically : buttonhook 2. a. : one who sews on buttons b …   Useful english dictionary

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  • button — I. noun Usage: often attributive Etymology: Middle English boton, from Anglo French butun rose hip, stud, from buter to thrust more at butt Date: 14th century 1. a. a small knob or disk secured to an article (as of clothing) and used as a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Bottomer — Recorded in the spellings of Butten, Button, Butner, Buttoner, Bottoner, and the dialectal Bottomer, this is an English occupational surname, but of French pre 9th century origins. Introduced into England after the Norman Conquest of 1066, it is… …   Surnames reference

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