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phrasal verb [intransitive] mainly American spoken
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theybutt out
he/she/itbutts out
present participlebutting out
past tensebutted out
past participlebutted out
  1. used for telling someone rudely to go away or not get involved in something
See also main entry: butt


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