buttock


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but·tock

 (bŭt′ək)
n.
1.
a. Either of the two rounded prominences on the human torso that are posterior to the hips and formed by the gluteal muscles and underlying structures.
b. The analogous part of the body on certain mammals.
2. buttocks The rear pelvic area of the human body.

[Middle English, from Old English buttuc, strip of land, end; see bhau- in Indo-European roots.]

buttock

(ˈbʌtək)
n
1. (Anatomy) either of the two large fleshy masses of thick muscular tissue that form the human rump. See also gluteus
2. (Zoology) the analogous part in some mammals
[C13: perhaps from Old English buttuc round slope, diminutive of butt (unattested) strip of land; see butt1, -ock]

but•tock

(ˈbʌt ək)

n. Usu., buttocks.
1. (in humans) either of the two fleshy protuberances forming the lower and back part of the trunk.
2. (in animals) the rump.
[before 1000; Middle English buttok, Old English buttuc. See butt1, -ock]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.buttock - either of the two large fleshy masses of muscular tissue that form the human rumpbuttock - either of the two large fleshy masses of muscular tissue that form the human rump
body part - any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity
torso, trunk, body - the body excluding the head and neck and limbs; "they moved their arms and legs and bodies"
glute, gluteal muscle, gluteus, gluteus muscle - any one of three large skeletal muscles that form the buttock and move the thigh

buttock

noun
The part of one's back on which one rests in sitting.Used in plural:
Informal: backside, behind, bottom, rear.
Slang: bun (used in plural), fanny, tush.
Chiefly British: bum.
Translations
مُؤَخَّرَه، أليَه، عَجْز
hýždězadnice
balde
pakara
fenék
rasskinn
natis
sėdmuo
sēžamvieta
bucăbuci
skinka
kaba etkıçpopo

buttock

n(Hinter)backe f, → Gesäßhälfte f (form); buttocks plGesäß nt, → Hintern m (inf)

buttock

[ˈbʌtək] nnatica

buttock

(ˈbatək) noun
(usually in plural) either half of the part of the body on which one sits. She smacked the child on the buttocks.

buttock

n nalga; npl nalgas, trasero (fam)
References in classic literature ?
Meriones overtook him as he was flying, and struck him on the right buttock.
Then," says she, "I believe there is a piece of cold buttock and carrot, which will fit you.
Near the edge of the final wall, Comanche lodged on a buttock of stone.
feed] the fire sometimes to his buttocks, sometimes to his legs, sometimes to his shoulders and arms; and that the roast might not burn, but that it might rest in soppe, they spared not flambing with oil, (basting as a cook bastes roasted meat); Lord, look thou to sic cruelty
They had no tails, nor any hair at all on their buttocks, except about the anus, which, I presume, nature had placed there to defend them as they sat on the ground, for this posture they used, as well as lying down, and often stood on their hind feet.
Master Pedro now came back, and in a cart followed the show and the ape- a big one, without a tail and with buttocks as bare as felt, but not vicious-looking.
This nerve, the body's longest and thickest, runs from the pelvis through the buttock and hip and down the back of each leg.
Significant interaction was found between cushion and mat condition in magnitude for both buttock models (Figure 3).
The court heard that during the liposuction the plastic surgeon had removed fat from her right buttock instead of her thighs.
To extend your back thigh think of pulling up from the hamstring tendon of your outer back knee to your buttock.
Externally rotate the right thigh, drawing the buttock slightly under.
Women generally have a thicker layer of buttock fat than men do.