jut

jut
jut [ dʒʌt ] verb
1. ) jut or jut out intransitive jut from/into/through to be farther forward than other things or than normal:
Her hip bones jutted out.
2. ) jut or jut out transitive to put your chin or lip further forward than normal because you are determined or angry

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • Jut — (j[u^]t), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Jutted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jutting}.] [A corruption of jet.] [1913 Webster] 1. To shoot out or forward; to project beyond the main body; as, the jutting part of a building. In jutting rock and curved shore.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • jut — [dʒʌt] v also jut out past tense and past participle jutted present participle jutting [Date: 1500 1600; Origin: JET2 to stick out (16 18 centuries)] 1.) [I always + adverb/preposition] something that juts out sticks out further than the other… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Jut — Jut, n. 1. That which projects or juts; a projection. [1913 Webster] 2. A shove; a push. [Obs.] Udall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • jut — [jut] vi., vt. jutted, jutting [prob. var. of JET1] to stick out; project n. a part that juts …   English World dictionary

  • jut|ty — «JUHT ee», noun, plural ties, verb, tied, ty|ing. Obsolete. –n. 1. a projecting part of a wall or building. 2. a jetty, pier, or embankment: »a curious harbor, formed by three stone jutties (Tobias Smollett). –v.i …   Useful english dictionary

  • jut — index project (extend beyond) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • jut — Mot Monosíl·lab Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • jut — *bulge, stick out, protuberate, protrude, project, overhang, beetle Analogous words: *extend, lengthen, elongate: swell, distend, dilate, *expand …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • jut — *jut germ., Pronomen: nhd. ihr beide; ne. both of you; Rekontruktionsbasis: got., an., ae.; Hinweis: s. *jiz; Etymologie: s. ing. *du̯ōu, Num. Kard. ( …   Germanisches Wörterbuch

  • jut — [v] extend beetle, bulge, elongate, impend, lengthen, overhang, poke, pop, pouch, project, protrude, protuberate, stand out, stick out; concept 201 Ant. indent, recede …   New thesaurus

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