Buttery is a synonym of butterlike.
As adjectives the difference between buttery and butterlike
is that buttery
is made with or tasting of butter while butterlike
is resembling butter or some aspect of it.
As a noun buttery
is a room for keeping food or beverages; a storeroom.
From (etyl) boterie, from . The form was probably influenced by butter.
A room for keeping food or beverages; a storeroom.
* 1999 , (George RR Martin), A Clash of Kings , Bantam 2011, p. 458:
(UK) A room in a university where snacks are sold.
- Pretty Pia from the buttery was a slut who was working her way through every knight in the castle.
Made with or tasting of butter.
Resembling butter in some way.
- The buttery -tasting cookie was actually made with margarine, but you couldn't tell by tasting it.
- The old paper was a buttery color you no longer get.
Resembling butter or some aspect of it.