noun but·ter·cup \-ˌkəp\

: a wild plant that has small yellow flowers that are shaped like cups

Full Definition of BUTTERCUP

:  any of a genus (Ranunculus of the family Ranunculaceae, the buttercup family) of herbs with yellow or white flowers and alternate leaves

First Known Use of BUTTERCUP

May 29, 2015
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unmistakable, remarkable, or voluptuous
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