Synonyms for button


1. button, fastener, fastening, holdfast, fixing
usage: a round fastener sewn to shirts and coats etc to fit through buttonholes
2. push button, push, button, switch, electric switch, electrical switch
usage: an electrical switch operated by pressing; "the elevator was operated by push buttons"; "the push beside the bed operated a buzzer at the desk"
3. button, plant part, plant structure
usage: any of various plant parts that resemble buttons
4. button, badge
usage: a round flat badge displaying information and suitable for pinning onto a garment; "they passed out campaign buttons for their candidate"
5. clitoris, clit, button, erectile organ
usage: a female sexual organ homologous to the penis
6. release, button, device
usage: a device that when pressed will release part of a mechanism
7. button, artifact, artefact
usage: any artifact that resembles a button


1. button, add
usage: provide with buttons; "button a shirt"
2. button, fasten, fix, secure
usage: fasten with buttons; "button the dress"
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