stick out


stick out

verb

Definition of STICK OUT

1
to extend outward beyond a usual point <no feet sticking out in the aisles, please>
2
to put up with (something painful or difficult) <managed to stick out the whole race despite her bad knee>
Related Words allow, permit, suffer, swallow; reconcile (to); acquiesce, agree (with or to), assent (to), capitulate, consent (to), respect, submit (to), yield (to)

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