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jut

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of jut

  1. a part that sticks out from the general mass of something <Cape Fear is one of the more colorfully named juts along the North Carolina coast> Synonyms bunch, convexity, bulge, overhang, projection, protrusion, protuberance, swellRelated Words dome; blob, bump, dilatation, gibbosity, hump, knob, knot, knurl, lump, nub, obtrusion, puff, snag, swelling; block, piece, portion, section; enlargement, escalation, expansion, increase; hill, moundNear Antonyms crater, hole, well; basin, bowl, dip, valley; furrow, groove, trench, trough; dimple, gouge, impression, notch, pocketAntonyms cavity, concave, concavity, dent, depression, dint, hollow, indent, indentation, indenture, pit, recess




jut

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of jut

  1. to extend outward beyond a usual point <the sandbar juts out into the ocean> Synonyms bag, balloon, beetle, belly, billow, bunch, bulge, overhang, poke, pooch [chiefly dialect], pouch, pout, project, protrude, stand out, start, stick out, swellRelated Words dome; blow up, inflate; dilate, distend, expand; mushroom, snowball; elongate, extend, lengthen, stretchNear Antonyms compress, condense, constrict, contract, shrink




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