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Definitions and Synonyms of butt against | Another word for butt against | What is butt against?

Definition 1: lie adjacent to another or share a boundary - [verb of contact]

Samples where butt against or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Canada adjoins the U.S.
  • England marches with Scotland

Synonyms for butt against in the sense of this definition

(butt against is a kind of ...) be in direct physical contact with; make contact

"The two buildings touch" "Their hands touched" "The wire must not contact the metal cover" "The surfaces contact at this point"

(... is a kind of butt against ) be located near or adjacent to

"Pakistan neighbors India"

Definition 2: collide violently with an obstacle - [verb of contact]

Samples where butt against or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I ran into the telephone pole

Synonyms for butt against in the sense of this definition

(butt against is a kind of ...) hit against; come into sudden contact with

"The car hit a tree" "He struck the table with his elbow"

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