Synonyms of buttonhole
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accostIf someone accosts another person, especially a stranger, they stop them or go up to them and speak to them in a way that seems rude or threatening.
• I told them that a man had accosted me in the street.
catchIf you catch an object that is moving through the air, you seize it with your hands.
• I jumped up to catch the ball and fell over.
grabIf you grab something, you take it or pick it up suddenly and roughly.
• I managed to grab her hand.
Thesaurus for buttonhole from the Collins English Thesaurus