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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. buttress: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. buttress: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. buttress: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. buttress: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. buttress: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. buttress, buttress: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Buttress, buttress: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. buttress: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. buttress: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. buttress: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. buttress: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. buttress: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. buttress: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Buttress, buttress: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. buttress: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. buttress: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. buttress: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Buttress: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Buttress: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. buttress: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. buttress: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. Buttress: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. buttress: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. buttress: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. buttress: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. buttress: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. buttress: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. buttress: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. buttress: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. BUTTRESS: The Britannia Lexicon (Middle Ages Glossary) [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Buttress: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  2. buttress: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. buttress: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. buttress: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. buttress: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Buttress: Castle Terms [home, info]
  2. buttress: A Word A Day [home, info]
  3. buttress: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Buttress: Catholic Encyclopedia [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. buttress: Botanical Terms [home, info]
  2. buttress: Flora of New South Wales [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. The Buttress, buttress: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Buttress: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. Buttress: Urban Conservation Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (buttress)

noun:  a support usually of stone or brick; supports the wall of a building
verb:  make stronger or defensible ("Buttress your thesis")
verb:  reinforce with a buttress ("Buttress the church")

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