butt

v. t.

  1. Alt. of But
  2. To strike by thrusting the head against; to strike with the head.

v. i.

  1. To join at the butt, end, or outward extremity; to terminate; to be bounded; to abut.
  2. To thrust the head forward; to strike by thrusting the head forward, as an ox or a ram. [See Butt, n.]

n.

  1. A large cask or vessel for wine or beer. It contains two hogsheads.
  2. The common English flounder.