button it

Definition of button it

informal + impolite

  1. —used to tell someone to stop talking She angrily told him to button it.

Word by Word Definitions

buttonplay
  1. :  a small knob or disk secured to an article (as of clothing) and used as a fastener by passing it through a buttonhole or loop

    :  a usually circular metal or plastic badge bearing a stamped design or printed slogan

    :  something that resembles a button: such as

  1. :  to furnish or decorate with buttons

    :  to pass (a button) through a buttonhole or loop

    :  to close (the lips) to prevent speech


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