Slang. a lesbian, especially one notably masculine in manner or appearance.
(of a girl or woman) having traits of personality, dress, behavior, or appearance usually associated with males.
(of a male) decidedly or exaggeratedly masculine in manner or appearance.
(of a woman or man) markedly or aggressively masculine
a lesbian who is noticeably masculine
a strong rugged man
A rough, strong man; tough •Often used as a nickname (1902+)
An aggressive lesbian; bulldyke, dyke: Even if she has turned butch on me and twisted the family name on you (1940s+ Homosexuals)
phenylbutazone. Also, Buteshire [byoot-sheer, -sher] /ˈbyut ʃɪər, -ʃər/ (Show IPA). a historic county in SW Scotland, composed of three islands in the Firth of Clyde. an island in the Firth of Clyde, in SW Scotland: part of the county Bute. 50 sq. mi. (130 sq. km). Historical Examples Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of […]
butylene (def 1). noun a pungent colourless gas existing in four isomeric forms, all of which are used in the manufacture of organic compounds. Formula: C4H8 Also called butylene butene (by’tēn’) See butylene.
noun either of two geometrical isomers with the formula HOOCCH:CHCOOH See fumaric acid, maleic acid
any of several buzzards or hawks of the genus Buteo. Historical Examples Birds and Nature Vol. 9 No. 2 [February 1901] Various Everyday Adventures Samuel Scoville The Young Voyageurs Mayne Reid Home Range and Movements of the Eastern Cottontail in Kansas Donald W. Janes