Translation of "buttonhole" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈbʌt.ən.həʊl/ US  /ˈbʌt̬.ən.hoʊl/

a hole that a button is pushed through to fasten a shirt, coat, etc.


mainly UK a flower that a man wears in the buttonhole of, or pinned to, his jacket on a special occasion such as a wedding (= a marriage ceremony)


(Translation of “buttonhole noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)