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Origin of butternut
Words nearby butternut
Example sentences from the Web for butternut
Grocery stories and markets will have a variety, such as butternut or pumpkin.
With equal expedition he built a second fire between two butternut-logs, produced a frying-pan, and set about supper.Blazed Trail Stories|Stewart Edward White
Presently a thin line of men in butternut-colored clothes ran forward to a fence in front, and began throwing it down.
The Deacon's eyes followed hers, and he saw unmistakable signs of men in butternut clothes.
He looked up and saw a man about his own age, dressed in butternut homespun, and riding a fine horse.
The butternut too often blooms so early that its blossoms are caught by frost.