how to pronounce buttery

/ˈbʌtɚiː/

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buttery is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of buttery in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… I need a buttery biscuit before it's all …”

meanings of buttery

adjective:

  1. Short for buttery smooth.
  2. Made with or tasting of butter.
  3. Resembling butter in some way, such as color or texture.
  4. Marked by insincere flattery; obsequious.

noun:

  1. A room in a university where snacks are sold.
  2. A room for keeping food or beverages; a storeroom.

name:

  1. A surname​.

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