American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- v. To extend outward or upward beyond the limits of the main body; project: "He had a sharp crooked nose jutting out of a lean dancer's face” ( Graham Greene).
- v. To cause to jut. See Synonyms at bulge.
- n. Something that protrudes; a projection.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To strike; shove; butt.
- To project forward; extend beyond the main body or line: as, the jutting part of a building: often with out.
- n. That which juts; a projection.
- n. A jostle; a shove; a thrust.
- n. something that sticks out
- v. intransitive to stick out
GNU Webster's 1913
- v. To shoot out or forward; to project beyond the main body.
- v. obsolete To butt.
- n. That which projects or juts; a projection.
- n. obsolete A shove; a push.
- v. extend out or project in space
- n. something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings
- n. the act of projecting out from something
- From Middle English, alteration of jet, cognate with jetty (Wiktionary)
- Middle English jutten, from gete, iutei, jetty, projecting upper story, from Old French jetee; see jetty1. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“The way you call jut to tell me to look at the stars.”
“The upper stories project; and from these again jut windows of delicate turned latticework in old brown wood, like big bird-cages.”
“At other times the Grey valley is green and pleasant, excepting where the masses of grey rock from which it has its name jut out over the river.”
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“You see the surf still behind me, there's a number of these cuts (ph) that kind of jut out.”
“We here are south of that area, kind of jut out on an island.”
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“The space was like an awkward kitchen nook - the kind of jut in which a dining set never fits.”
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“They jut from girls 'lids like an underbite, fanning the air in great whips of painted wind, and they form the fluttering basis of a trend spreading faster than conjunctivitis.”
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