unbutton

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verb un·but·ton \-ˈbə-tən\

Definition of unbutton

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to loose the buttons of

  3. 2 :  to open by or as if by loosing buttons

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  to undo buttons

14th Century

First Known Use of unbutton

14th century


UNBUTTON Defined for English Language Learners

unbutton

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verb un·but·ton \-ˈbə-tən\

Definition of unbutton for English Language Learners

  • : to open the buttons of (something)


UNBUTTON Defined for Kids

unbutton

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verb un·but·ton \ˌən-ˈbə-tən\

Definition of unbutton for Students

unbuttoned

unbuttoning

  1. :  to unfasten the buttons of <I unbuttoned my shirt.>


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