BUTTERY

buttery

1. [Noun]: a teashop where students in British universities can purchase light meals

2. [Noun]: a small storeroom for storing foods or wines

3. resembling or containing or spread with butter; "a rich buttery cake"

4. unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech; "buttery praise"; "gave him a fulsome introduction"; "an oily sycophantic press agent"; "oleaginous hypocrisy"; "smarmy self-importance"; "the unctuous Uriah Heep"

Similar words to 'buttery'

1. fatty

2. fat

3. insincere


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