butter knife

noun

Definition of butter knife

:a small knife with a rounded blade that is used especially for spreading butter on bread during a meal

Word by Word Definitions

butter play
  1. : a solid emulsion of fat globules, air, and water made by churning milk or cream and used as food

  2. : a buttery substance: such as

  3. : any of various fatty oils remaining nearly solid at ordinary temperatures

  1. : to spread with or as if with butter

knife play
  1. : a cutting instrument consisting of a sharp blade fastened to a handle

  2. : a weapon or tool resembling a knife

  3. : a sharp cutting blade or tool in a machine

  1. : to use a knife on

  2. : to cut, mark, or spread with a knife

  3. : to try to defeat by underhanded means


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