- (in humans) either of the two fleshy protuberances forming the lower and back part of the trunk.
- (in animals) the rump.
OTHER WORDS FROM buttockbuttocked, adjective
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Health Care As far back as the 1920s, those suffering from arthritis were often prescribed gold salt injections in their buttocks to reduce inflammation and stiffness.
In August, a passenger on a SkyWest Airlines flight to Chicago who removed a mask “grabbed a flight attendant’s buttock as she walked by the passenger’s row of seats,” according to the Federal Aviation Administration, which is seeking a $7,500 fine.
According to the suit, the massage therapist left the room and then returned to find Watson “laying on the massage table on his stomach with only a small towel covering his buttocks.”Deshaun Watson accused of sexual assault in third lawsuit; NFL says it will investigate|Mark Maske, Nicki Jhabvala|March 19, 2021|Washington Post
These images of schoolgirl skirts and peekaboo buttock outlines are just the most open, unapologetic manifestation of that.
In 2012, men accounted for the remaining 6.2 percent of cosmetic buttock procedures, which was up from 2.2 percent since 1997.
Bullets struck Watkins in the left side and right buttock and grazed his face.Jonylah Watkins, Gunned Down in Chicago, Was a ‘Happy Baby’|Michael Daly|March 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But there are many reasons for supposing that stimulation of the buttock is especially apt to induce sexual excitement.The Sexual Life of the Child|Albert Moll
This was done quickly and scientifically, and it convinced Hodge that Bascomb could not work the cross-buttock on Merriwell.Frank Merriwell's Chums|Burt L. Standish
Buy a few pounds of either salt brisket, thick or thin flank, or buttock of beef; these pieces are always to be had at a low rate.A Plain Cookery Book for the Working Classes|Charles Elm Francatelli
It was about the buttock, sir, which he said was done different in Spain.In Search of Mademoiselle|George Gibbs
He gave her a hearty smack on the buttock, then held his arms wide and said "Off."Frey and His Wife|Maurice Henry Hewlett