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​.

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