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button

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈbʌtən/
CLOTHING B1 a small, round object that you push through a hole to fasten clothing: to do up/undo your buttons Fastening clothing and textiles
CONTROL B1 a switch that you press to control a piece of equipment: Press the play button to listen to your recording. →  See also belly button Electrical switches and connectionsMachine parts
Translations of “button”
in Korean 단추, 버튼…
in Arabic زُرّ…
in French bouton…
in Turkish düğme, bir şeyi açıp kapama düğmesi, tuş…
in Italian bottone, pulsante, interruttore…
in Chinese (Traditional) 衣服上, 鈕扣,扣子…
in Russian пуговица, кнопка…
in Polish guzik, przycisk…
in Spanish botón…
in Portuguese botão…
in German der Knopf…
in Catalan botó…
in Japanese (洋服の)ボタン, (機材の)ボタン, スイッチ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 衣服上, 纽扣,扣子…
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