like a button.
having many buttons.
There and Back George MacDonald
any external prop or support built to steady a structure by opposing its outward thrusts, especially a projecting support built into or against the outside of a masonry wall. any prop or support. a thing shaped like a buttress, as a tree trunk with a widening base. a bony or horny protuberance, especially on a […]
(used interrogatively as a request for specific information): What is the matter? (used interrogatively to inquire about the character, occupation, etc., of a person): What does he do? (used interrogatively to inquire as to the origin, identity, etc., of something): What are those birds? (used interrogatively to inquire as to the worth, usefulness, force, or […]
on the contrary; yet: My brother went, but I did not. except; save: She was so overcome with grief she could do nothing but weep. unless; if not; except that (followed by a clause, often with that expressed): Nothing would do but that I should come in. without the circumstance that: It never rains but […]
a barbiturate, C 10 H 15 N 2 NaO 3 , used as a sedative and hypnotic.