a small disk or knob of wood, metal, plastic, etc., to be covered with fabric to form an ornamental button.

Nearby words

  1. buttonhole,
  2. buttonhole someone,
  3. buttonhole stitch,
  4. buttonhook,
  5. buttonless,
  6. buttonmould,
  7. buttons,
  8. buttonwood,
  9. buttony,
  10. buttress

Origin of buttonmold

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