how to pronounce buttery


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the above transcription of buttery is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

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


  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.


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


  1. A surname​.

buttery frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word buttery occurs in english on average 5.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics buttery can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that buttery can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

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