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jut

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verb \ˈjət\

Simple Definition of jut

  • : to stick out, up, or forward

Full Definition of jut

jut·tedjut·ting

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to extend out, up, or forward :  project <mountains jutting into the sky> <a jutting jaw>

  3. transitive verb
  4. :  to cause to project

Examples of jut

  1. mountains jutting into the sky

  2. <the sandbar juts out into the ocean>



Origin of jut

perhaps short for 2jutty


First Known Use: circa 1573

Rhymes with jut


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jut

noun

Definition of jut

  1. :  something that juts :  projection



Examples of jut

  1. <Cape Fear is one of the more colorfully named juts along the North Carolina coast.>



1786

First Known Use of jut

1786



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