Student Dictionary

5 entries found for butterfly.
To select an entry, click on it.
Main Entry: but·ter·fly
Pronunciation: -secondarystressflimacr
Function: noun
1 : any of numerous slender-bodied day-flying insects with large often brightly colored wings -- compare MOTH
2 : a swimming stroke performed by moving both arms together in a circular motion while kicking the legs up and down
3 plural : a queasy feeling caused by nervousness

Pronunciation Symbols