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 for buttoned
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  buttoned \buttoned\ adj.
     furnished with buttons or something buttonlike. Opposite of
     unbuttoned. [Narrower terms: botonee, botonnee;
     button-down; closed]
     [WordNet 1.5]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Button \But"ton\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Buttoned; p. pr. & vb.
     n. Buttoning.] [OE. botonen, OF. botoner, F. boutonner. See
     Button, n.]
     1. To fasten with a button or buttons; to inclose or make
        secure with buttons; -- often followed by up.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              He was a tall, fat, long-bodied man, buttoned up to
              the throat in a tight green coat.     --Dickens.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. To dress or clothe. [Obs.] --Shak.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  buttoned
      adj 1: furnished or closed with buttons or something buttonlike
             [syn: buttoned, fastened] [ant: unbuttoned,
             unfastened]

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