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button
'bətən
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A round fastener sewn to shirts and coats etc to fit through buttonholes.
  2. Any artifact that resembles a button.
  3. An electrical switch operated by pressing.
  4. A device that when pressed will release part of a mechanism.
  5. A female sexual organ homologous to the penis.
  6. A round flat badge displaying information and suitable for pinning onto a garment.
  7. Any of various plant parts that resemble buttons.
(动) As a verb
  1. Fasten with buttons.
  2. Provide with buttons.
Hyphenationbut•ton
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
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按钮ànniǔpush button
扣住kòuzhùto detain; to hold back by force; to buckle; to hook
扣紧kòujǐnfastening
niǔbutton; (Chinese surname)
纽子niǔzibutton
纽扣niǔkòubutton
kòubutton
扣子kòuzibutton
纽扣儿niǔkòurbutton
jiànkey (on a piano or computer keyboard); button (on a mouse or other device); chemical bond; linchpin
niǔto turn; to wrench; button; nu (Greek letter Νν)
kòuto fasten; to button; button; buckle; knot; to arrest; to confiscate; to deduct (money); discount; to knock; to smash, spike or dunk (a ball); to cover (with a bowl etc); fig. to tag a label on somebody
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