buttermilk

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

but·ter·milk

noun \ˈbə-tər-ˌmilk\

: the liquid that is left after butter has been made from milk or cream

Full Definition of BUTTERMILK

1
:  the liquid left after butter has been churned from milk or cream
2
:  cultured milk made by the addition of suitable bacteria to sweet milk

First Known Use of BUTTERMILK

15th century

Rhymes with BUTTERMILK

but·ter·milk

noun \ˈbət-ər-ˌmilk\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BUTTERMILK

1
: the liquid left after butter has been churned from milk or cream
2
: cultured milk made by the addition of suitable bacteria to sweet milk

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: butter muslin
Previous Word in the Dictionary: butterman
All Words Near: buttermilk

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up buttermilk? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).