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Definitions and Synonyms of button-down | Another word for button-down | What is button-down?

Definition 1: of a shirt; having the ends of the collar fastened down by buttons - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where button-down or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Brooks Brothers button-down shirts

(button-down is similar to ...) furnished or closed with buttons or something buttonlike

Definition 2: unimaginatively conventional - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where button-down or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a colorful character in the buttoned-down, dull-grey world of business

Synonyms for button-down in the sense of this definition

(button-down is similar to ...) unimaginative and conformist

"conventional bourgeois lives" "conventional attitudes"

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