Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Wonderous Words Wednesday



buttery

1. (Fine Arts & Visual Arts / Architecture) a room for storing foods or wines
2. (Social Science / Education) Brit (in some universities) a room in which food is supplied or sold to students

From the book High Spirits: A Tale of Ghostly Rapping & Romance (page 9) by Dianne K. Salerni.



2 comments:

  1. I have a third definition for buttery: a favorite way to eat a biscuit or baked potatoes, but not during a time of dieting.

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