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  • He then held the lower two with one hand while he buttoned the third with the other. Cited from Why Worry?, by George Lincoln Walton, M.D.
  • It must be worn buttoned by boys who have been less than three years in the school. Cited from The Hill, by Horace Annesley Vachell
  • He got off the table, buttoned his coat, and took up his cap. Cited from The Woman's Way, by Charles Garvice
  • Without a word he put on his hat and buttoned his coat. Cited from Where the Trail Divides, by Will Lillibridge
  • Her heavy coat having been buttoned around her body, kept its form and could not have been better arranged. Cited from The Jungle Fugitives, by Edward S. Ellis
  • I buttoned my great-coat, pulled my hat down on my head, and set out. Cited from Seaboard Parish, Complete,by George MacDonald
  • She buttoned it on over her own dress, but even then it was about twice too large for her. Cited from A Little Florida Lady, by Dorothy C. Paine
  • As he buttoned them up around the neck he stepped in front of a glass. Cited from The Devolutionist and The Emancipatrix,H. Flint
  • Then he buttoned his coat round him and swung himself out of the window. Cited from Jason, by Justus Miles Forman
  • She buttoned the door, and our hero found himself a close prisoner in the dark. Cited from Frank and Fearless, by Horatio Alger Jr.
  • One side had to be buttoned up when I had retired. Cited from The Great War As I Saw It, by Frederick George Scott
  • I then put this on and buttoned it up, and of course I took off my cap. Cited from The Man From the Clouds, by J. Storer Clouston
  • Here he rose up, buttoned his coat about his spare figure, and reached out for his hat. Cited from R. Holmes & Co., by John Kendrick Bangs
  • He took the lamp away and replaced his red-buttoned cap with a black felt hat. Cited from The Spinner's Book of Fiction, by Various
  • He got back in time for tea and kept his jacket closely buttoned. Cited from The Fortunate Youth, by William J. Locke
  • He then buttoned up the opening, and retired to rest. Cited from Camp Life in the Woods and the Tricks of Trapping, by Gibson
  • She put her arms into the sleeves, and he drew it around her and buttoned it up. Cited from The Admirable Tinker, by Edgar Jepson
  • Dot's clothes are more buttoned up, so she does not show off her body parts.
  • But reaching up, she turned my collar again and buttoned my coat against the storm. Cited from The Soldier of the Valley, by Nelson Lloyd
  • If it buttoned in front I could do it myself. Cited from Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue at Aunt Lu's City Home, by Laura Lee Hope
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Root form of buttoned is button for the verb.

Meaning of buttoned

  • verb Provide with buttons
    button a shirt
  • verb Fasten with buttons
    button the dress
  • adjective Furnished or closed with buttons or something buttonlike