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Slang definitions & phrases for butts on

butts

interjection

The declaration that one has or wants first rights to something; dibs: The kids hollered ''Butts on the drumstick!''

[1930s+; fr the claiming of a cigarette butt seen in the street]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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