And remember, in political terms, 40 is the butt end of a massive landslide.
This latter was a resplendent creature, having been the butt end of a rosewood billiard cue, and was as heavy as a Sioux war club.
As he spoke he carelessly ran the butt end of his rifle under the bed!
The vandal struck her a stunning blow with the butt end of the pistol—all in vain.
In a minute he had a fire started against the butt end of the log.
I was not afraid of his shooting me, but had been afraid of his braining me with the butt end of it.
Tarling stooped and picked the butt end of a cigar out of the hearth.
The wretch then struck him on the head with the butt end, bringing him on his knees.
One of the others aimed a blow at me, with the butt end of his gun.
I sprang backwards, and brought the butt end of my revolver down upon the skull of the man who was dragging her across the lawn.