Pronunciation:  US [bət] UK [bət]
  • conj.However, only;
  • prep.In addition, unless ... Zhiwai
  • adv.Only just
  • n.Excuse for refuse
  • v.Toward (a person) speaking "but" (in protest, refusing); ""
  • WebBut but but

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