water butt

noun

Definition of water butt

British
:a large container for collecting or storing a liquid (such as rainwater)

Word by Word Definitions

water play
  1. : the liquid that descends from the clouds as rain, forms streams, lakes, and seas, and is a major constituent of all living matter and that when pure is an odorless, tasteless, very slightly compressible liquid oxide of hydrogen H2O which appears bluish in thick layers, freezes at 0° C and boils at 100° C, has a maximum density at 4° C and a high specific heat, is feebly ionized to hydrogen and hydroxyl ions, and is a poor conductor of electricity and a good solvent

  2. : a natural mineral water

  3. : a particular quantity or body of water: such as

  1. : to moisten, sprinkle, or soak with water

  2. : to supply with water for drink

  3. : to supply water to

butt play
  1. : to thrust or push headfirst : strike with the head or horns

  2. : to strike or shove with the head or horns

  1. : a blow or thrust usually with the head or horns

  1. : a large cask especially for wine, beer, or water

  2. : any of various units of liquid capacity

  1. : a backstop (such as a mound or bank) for catching missiles shot at a target

  2. : target

  3. : range

  1. : buttocks

  2. : the large or thicker end part of something:

  3. : a lean upper cut of the pork shoulder

  1. : abut

  2. : to place end to end or side to side without overlapping

  3. : to trim or square off (something, such as a log) at the end


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