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Synonyms for buttonholeˈbʌt nˌhoʊl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. buttonhole, button hole(verb)

    a hole through which buttons are pushed

    Synonyms:
    buttonhole, button hole

  2. lobby, buttonhole(verb)

    detain in conversation by or as if by holding on to the outer garments of; as for political or economic favors

    Synonyms:
    buttonhole, lobby

Wiktionary

  1. buttonhole(noun)

    Synonyms:
    boutonniere, accost, waylay

  2. buttonhole(noun)

    To detain (a person) in conversation against their will.

    Synonyms:
    boutonniere, accost, waylay

  3. buttonhole(noun)

    a flower worn in a buttonhole for decoration

    Synonyms:
    boutonniere


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