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Definition of "buts" []

  • Plural form of but. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "buts" in a sentence
  • "But -- and in this economic cycle there have been frequent "buts" -- challenges remain."
  • "John Brown comes with "buts" - but in that he has plenty of company."
  • "Of course, there are "ifs" "ands" and "buts" -- the science of predicting exactly how long it takes to swap a disc in a limited population (remember the discussion of genetic drift earlier?) can still be improved, and there are other random factors."