- a young or undeveloped mushroom.
- any protuberant part of a fungus.
Idioms about button
- Also button one's lip. to become or keep silent.
- to fasten securely; close up: Within a short time, everything on the submarine was buttoned up.
- to fasten fully or put on, especially an outer garment: Button up before going out.
- to complete successfully; finish: The report is all buttoned up.
Origin of button
OTHER WORDS FROM button
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Other definitions for button (2 of 2)
How to use button in a sentence
Preschoolers press the buttons on the head of the Fisher Price Code 'n Learn Kinderbot to tell the machine to carry out basic movements, like rolling forward.
When it comes to a speedy camera launch, most Android phones let you double-tap the power button to launch the camera.Get around your phone more quickly than you already are|David Nield|September 16, 2020|Popular-Science
Apple chose to put the button on top so that the iPad Air’s display could “extend to all sides,” Legros said.Apple debuts its new iPad and iPad Air during its ‘Time Flies’ event|jonathanvanian2015|September 15, 2020|Fortune
Choose the frozen program and click on the End Task button in the bottom right.Make online classes easier with these laptop shortcuts|Sandra Gutierrez G.|September 15, 2020|Popular-Science
A revised iPad Air, which typically starts at $500, will follow the iPad Pro models and Apple’s phones in ditching the home button.
Gay marriage was the hot-button fight on the left and right.
Clad in a blue, striped button-down, a silver watch adorning his left wrist, Huckabee beams on the cover.Huckabee 2016: Bend Over and Take It Like a Prisoner!|Olivia Nuzzi|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In a hot-button cover story interview with Vanity Fair, Lawrence explained it best.Butts, Brawls, and Bill Cosby: The Biggest Celebrity Scandals of 2014 |Kevin Fallon|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There is a disconnect, which allows for some distance between his actions and your button presses.I Felt Like Showering After the First-Person Sex in ‘Grand Theft Auto’|Alec Kubas-Meyer|November 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I pressed the dime-sized rubber button on my vest, which was linked to my radio.
"I verily believe they're gone to look at my button," cried Davy, beginning to laugh, in spite of his fears.Davy and The Goblin|Charles E. Carryl
Button Gwinnett, one of the signers, died of a wound received in a duel.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
They are brown, ovoid in shape, about 50 long, and have a button-like projection at each end (Fig. 101).
This is then suspended from a button on the trousers so that the bottle rests against the skin of the inguinal region.
As soon as the door had closed, Jack Carlson bounded back to his desk, touched a button on an inter-office communications box.
British Dictionary definitions for button
Derived forms of buttonbuttoner, nounbuttonless, adjectivebuttony, adjective
Word Origin for button
Medical definitions for button
Other Idioms and Phrases with button
In addition to the idioms beginning with button
- button one's lip
- button up
- cute as a button
- have all one's buttons
- on the button
- push (press) someone's buttons
- push the panic button