buttox vs buttocks : Common Errors in English

About buttox vs buttocks

The popular phonetic spelling “buttox” ignores the fact that “buttocks” (the traditional spelling) is a plural: one buttock, two buttocks.

buttocks Meaning(s)

  • (n) the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on

buttocks in News

  1. Bullet in I-96 case recovered

    There is newly recovered evidence in the Livingston County case against the alleged Interstate 96 corridor shooter — the bullet in the only injured victim's buttocks has been removed.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Milford Times

  2. Man charged with improper photography of woman

    Cedar Park police have charged a 54-year-old man who they say shot video of the buttocks of a woman who was shopping at a Randall’s grocery store, according to an arrest warrant.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Austin American-Statesman

  3. Woman shot in buttocks in Spokane drive-by shooting

    SPOKANE, Wash. -- Spokane Police responded to a drive-by shooting early Monday which left one woman injured. It happened just after midnight on the 1300 Block of West Augusta.  Authorities said when they arrived, they found a woman with a gunshot wound to the buttocks. Officers said the shooting was not at random and it  does not appear to be gang related.  The Major Crimes Unit will handle a ...
    on June 10, 2013 Source: KREM.com Spokane

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