stick out

verb

Definition of stick out

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1a :  to jut out :  projectb :  to be prominent or conspicuous

  3. 2 :  to be persistent (as in a demand or an opinion)

  4. transitive verb
  5. :  endure, last —often used with it stuck it out to the end

Examples of stick out in a sentence

  1. no feet sticking out in the aisles, please

  2. managed to stick out the whole race despite her bad knee

1567

First Known Use of stick out

1567



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