(US) a bright, cheeky person.
|DN IV:iii 224: button, n. A fresh fellow. ‘What a button he is!’.‘A West Texas Word List’ in|
|Law Rides the Range 68: You look a lot like Wade usta to look, button. I bet you got his sand too.|
|Long Trail from Texas 18: I’m head wrangler of you two buttons.|
|Iron Orchard (1967) 137: Don’t kid yourself, button.|