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Wordnet 3.0

VERB (2)

1. lie adjacent to another or share a boundary;
- Example: "Canada adjoins the U.S."
- Example: "England marches with Scotland"
[syn: border, adjoin, edge, abut, march, butt, butt against, butt on]

2. collide violently with an obstacle;
- Example: "I ran into the telephone pole"
[syn: run into, bump into, jar against, butt against, knock against]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

butt against v 1: lie adjacent to another or share a boundary; "Canada adjoins the U.S."; "England marches with Scotland" [syn: border, adjoin, edge, abut, march, butt, butt against, butt on] 2: collide violently with an obstacle; "I ran into the telephone pole" [syn: run into, bump into, jar against, butt against, knock against]