jut out


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Related to jut out: close off, collide with
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.jut out - extend out or project in space; "His sharp nose jutted out"; "A single rock sticks out from the cliff"
overhang - project over
push up, thrust - push upward; "The front of the trains that had collided head-on thrust up into the air"
spear up, spear - thrust up like a spear; "The branch speared up into the air"
bulge, bag - bulge out; form a bulge outward, or be so full as to appear to bulge
cantilever - project as a cantilever
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He was long and desperately thin; his huge bones seemed to protrude from his body; his elbows were so sharp that they appeared to jut out through the arms of his shabby coat.
Some people-like Goodman--have shallower eye sockets than do others, meaning that their eyeballs naturally jut out more.
Step 1: Place your hands slightly more than shoulder-width apart; the wider you spread your hands, the easier the exercise - but don't place your hands so far apart that they jut out past your elbows.