butterball

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noun but·ter·ball \ˈbə-tər-ˌbȯl\

Definition of butterball

  1. 1 :  bufflehead

  2. 2 :  a chubby person

Examples of butterball in a sentence

  1. I was a little butterball when I was a child.

1813

First Known Use of butterball

1813


BUTTERBALL Defined for English Language Learners

butterball

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noun but·ter·ball \ˈbə-tər-ˌbȯl\

Definition of butterball for English Language Learners

  • : a person who is somewhat fat

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