Definition Of butters


a pale yellow edible fatty substance made by churning cream and used as a spread or in cooking.

They are served hot or cold spread with butter or margarine and sometimes jelly jam and cream.

spread (something) with butter.

she buttered the toast

Example Of butters

  • Another cut her fruit into bite-size pieces, and a third sliced and buttered her bread.

  • Apryl half-heartedly smiled back as she picked up a slice of toast and buttered it.

  • As for Mr Sarma, buttering the right side of the bread is an old trick he has mastered from his student days.

  • ‘So,’ I asked, buttering a piece of toast, ‘What's on the schedule for today?’

  • Beat the egg yolk into the batter, followed by the sour cream and melted butter .

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