"butty" Definition

  1. a word used in the mining districts to denote a kind of overseer. Also used by the Royal Marines in the sense of comrade; a policeman’s assistant, one of the staff in a _mêlée_.

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Position in the dictionary: 456 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: buz, buz-bloke, buz-man, buz-napper’s academy, buzzer, by george, by golly, by jingo, byblow, ca-sa
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