Crossword Clue & Answers
20 November 2020
Last seen in: Evening Standard Easy Crossword
We found 8 answers for the crossword clue 'Buttress', the most recent of which was seen in the Evening Standard Easy Crossword.
This clue looks to be a standard clue as in it's a NON-CRYPTIC crossword based on the publications in which we have recently seen it.
We have given Buttress a popularity rating of 'Very Common' because it has featured in a numerous crossword publications and has multiple answers.
As well as being a clue we've also seen Buttress as an answer itself some 50 times.
Buttress is a single word clue made up of 8 letters.
We most recently saw this clue in 'Evening Standard Easy Crossword' on Monday, 23 November 2020 with the answer being PIER, we also found PIER to be the most popular answer for this clue.
We've seen this clue in the following publications:
Definitions and usage
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- A support usually of stone or brick; supports the wall of a building
- Reinforce with a buttress; "Buttress the church"
- Make stronger or defensible; "buttress your thesis"
A platform built out from the shore into the water and supported by piles; provides access to ships and boats
A propeller that rotates to push against air
An appliance that corrects dental irregularities
Support by placing against something solid or rigid; "shore and buttress an old building"
Documentary validation; "his documentation of the results was excellent"; "the strongest support for this view is the work of Jones"
Make stronger; "he reinforced the concrete"
Gain strength; "His body strengthened"
A support usually of stone or brick; supports the wall of a building
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