English adjective: buttery
|1.||buttery unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech|
Gave him a fulsome introduction.
An oily sycophantic press agent.
The unctuous Uriah Heep.
|Synonyms||fulsome, oily, oleaginous, smarmy, soapy, unctuous|
|2.||buttery resembling or containing or spread with butter|
|Samples||A rich buttery cake.|
|Antonyms||fat-free, fatless, nonfat|
English noun: buttery
|1.||buttery (artifact) a small storeroom for storing foods or wines|
|Broader (hypernym)||storage room, storeroom, stowage|
|Narrower (hyponym)||still room, stillroom|
|2.||buttery (artifact) a teashop where students in British universities can purchase light meals|
|Broader (hypernym)||tea parlor, tea parlour, teahouse, tearoom, teashop|