un·​but·​tered | \ ˌən-ˈbə-tərd How to pronounce unbuttered (audio) \

Definition of unbuttered

: not spread with butter : not buttered unbuttered bread

Examples of unbuttered in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Cover the unbuttered side with shredded cheddar cheese, then add a layer of brisket, followed by a layer of onions, barbecue sauce and shredded Monterey Jack cheese. ExpressNews.com, 10 Aug. 2020 Scatter 1/2 cup Cheddar on the unbuttered side of each of 2 slices, then close the sandwiches (all the Parmed sides on the outside). Heat a nonstick skillet on medium-low. Chrissy Teigen, Good Housekeeping, 14 Jan. 2019

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First Known Use of unbuttered

1584, in the meaning defined above

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“Unbuttered.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unbuttered. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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