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Definitions of but

  1. and nothing more; "I was merely asking"; "it is simply a matter of time"; "just a scratch"; "he was only a child"; "hopes that last but a moment" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. Except with; unless with; without. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Except; besides; save. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Only; solely; merely. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. On the contrary; on the other hand; only; yet; still; however; nevertheless; more; further; -- as connective of sentences or clauses of a sentence, in a sense more or less exceptive or adversative; as, the House of Representatives passed the bill, but the Senate dissented; our wants are many, but quite of another kind. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. A limit; a boundary. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  7. The end; esp. the larger or thicker end, or the blunt, in distinction from the sharp, end. See 1st Butt. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. See Butt, v., and Abut, v. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. A limit; a bound; a goal; the extreme bound; the end. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. The thicker end of anything. See But. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. A mark to be shot at; a target. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. A person at whom ridicule, jest, or contempt is directed; as, the butt of the company. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. A push, thrust, or sudden blow, given by the head of an animal; as, the butt of a ram. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. A thrust in fencing. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  15. A piece of land left unplowed at the end of a field. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. The end of a connecting rod or other like piece, to which the boxing is attached by the strap, cotter, and gib. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. The portion of a half-coupling fastened to the end of a hose. Webster Dictionary DB
  18. The joint where two planks in a strake meet. Webster Dictionary DB
  19. The thickest and stoutest part of tanned oxhides, used for soles of boots, harness, trunks. Webster Dictionary DB
  20. The hut or shelter of the person who attends to the targets in rifle practice. Webster Dictionary DB
  21. A hinge. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  22. Except. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  23. Excepting or excluding the fact that; save that; were it not that; unless; - elliptical, for but that. Webster Dictionary DB
  24. Otherwise than that; that not; - commonly, after a negative, with that. Webster Dictionary DB
  25. The outer apartment or kitchen of a two-roomed house; - opposed to ben, the inner room. Webster Dictionary DB
  26. A joint where the ends of two objects come squarely together without scarfing or chamfering; - also called butt joint. Webster Dictionary DB
  27. A kind of hinge used in hanging doors, etc.; - so named because fastened on the edge of the door, which butts against the casing, instead of on its face, like the strap hinge; also called butt hinge. Webster Dictionary DB
  28. Except; besides. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  29. Still; even if; however; yet; nevertheless. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  30. Only; no more than. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  31. Or conj. without: except: besides: only: yet: still. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  32. Same as BUTT. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  33. Only. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  34. Without; except; yet; still. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  35. Not otherwise than; no more than; only. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  36. Leaving out; except; barring. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  37. Except; yet; nevertheless; however; not with standing; tho; even if; besides; again. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  38. The larger or thicker end of anything. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  39. A target. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  40. Except; unless; except that; which not; yet; nevertheless; than. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  41. See Butt. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  42. Something more to supply; unless. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  43. Expressing surprise or dissent. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  44. Excepting or excluding the fact that; save that; were it not that; unless; -- elliptical, for but that. mso.anu.edu.au
  45. Otherwise than that; that not; -- commonly, after a negative, with that. mso.anu.edu.au
  46. The outer apartment or kitchen of a two-roomed house; -- opposed to ben, the inner room. mso.anu.edu.au
  47. A joint where the ends of two objects come squarely together without scarfing or chamfering; -- also called butt joint. mso.anu.edu.au
  48. A kind of hinge used in hanging doors, etc.; -- so named because fastened on the edge of the door, which butts against the casing, instead of on its face, like the strap hinge; also called butt hinge. mso.anu.edu.au
  49. Excepting or excluding the fact that; save that; were it not that; unless; elliptical, for but that. dictgcide_fs
  50. Otherwise than that; that not; commonly, after a negative, with that. dictgcide_fs
  51. On the contrary; on the other hand; only; yet; still; however; nevertheless; more; further; as connective of sentences or clauses of a sentence, in a sense more or less exceptive or adversative; as, the House of Representatives passed the bill, but the Senate dissented; our wants are many, but quite of another kind. dictgcide_fs
  52. The outer apartment or kitchen of a two-roomed house; opposed to ben, the inner room. dictgcide_fs
  53. The end; esp. the larger or thicker end, or the blunt, in distinction from the sharp, end. Now disused in this sense, being replaced by butt{2}. See 1st Butt. dictgcide_fs
  54. The larger or thicker end of anything; the blunt end, in distinction from the sharp end; as, the butt of a rifle. Formerly also spelled but. See 2nd but, n. sense 2. dictgcide_fs
  55. A joint where the ends of two objects come squarely together without scarfing or chamfering; also called butt joint. dictgcide_fs
  56. A kind of hinge used in hanging doors, etc.; so named because fastened on the edge of the door, which butts against the casing, instead of on its face, like the strap hinge; also called butt hinge. dictgcide_fs
  57. The buttocks; as, get up off your butt and get to work; used as a euphemism, less objectionable than ass. dictgcide_fs
  58. but, prep. or conj. without: except: besides: only: yet: still.--Used as a noun for a verbal objection; also as a verb, as in Scott's 'but me no buts.'--adj. (Scot.) outside, as in 'but end.'--BUT AND BEN, a house having an outer and an inner room. [A.S. be-útan, bútan, without--be, by, and útan, out--near and yet outside.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  59. but, n. Same as BUTT. gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  60. =outside, without; developed into conj., under which most mod. uses belong; but it is now adv., prep., negative rel. pron., subord. & coord. conj.; clear distinction of these is not here possible). Only (she is b. a child, I can b. do it); except, if not, short of, except that, if it were not that, short of the condition that, (they are all wrong b. he, him; no one b. me, I; never b. once; he all b. did it; what can he do b. die; nothing would content him b. I must come); otherwise than (cannot choose b., cannot b., do it); who or that not (no one b. knows that); without the result &c. that (never rains b. it pours; justice was never done b. some one complained); rather than so-&-so shall prove untrue (it shall go hard b. I will get there; ten to one b. it was you); that not (not such a fool b.—also b. that, b. what—he can see that; it is impossible b. that offences will come); to say (that) not (not b. that—also what—he believed it himself); (after neg.) that (I don\'t deny, doubt, b. that); on the contrary, nevertheless, however, on the other hand, moreover, yet. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  61. An objection; (vb) utter, use, (bb.; but me no buts). Concise Oxford Dictionary
  62. b. for this &c., if this &c. were not so, if this objection were removed, without this advantage &c.; b. then, b. on the other hand (it is hot, no doubt, b. t. the heat is dry). Concise Oxford Dictionary
  63. prep. & conj. [Anglo-Saxon] Except; besides; unless;—save that; were it not that;—otherwise than that;—only; merely;—not longer ago than; nothing more than;—one the contrary; on the other hand; yet; however; nevertheless; moreover. Cabinet Dictionary
  64. Except; yet, nevertheless; the particle which introduces the minor of a syllogism, now; only, nothing more than; than; not otherwise than; by no other means than; if it were not for this; however, howbeit; otherwise than; even, not longer ago than; yet it may be objected; But for, had not this been. Complete Dictionary

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