buttle

intransitive verb

but·​tle
ˈbətᵊl,
-ətᵊl
buttled; buttled; buttling
-ətᵊliŋ,
-ət(ᵊ)liŋ
; buttles
substandard
: to serve or act as butler

Word History

Etymology

back-formation from butler

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“Buttle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/buttle. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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