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butty

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noun but·ty \ˈbə-tē\

Simple Definition of butty

  • : a sandwich

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of butty

plural butties

British

  1. :  sandwich

Origin of butty

1butter + 4-y


First Known Use: 1855

Rhymes with butty


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