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stick out

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of stick out

  1. 1 to extend outward beyond a usual point no feet sticking out in the aisles, please Synonyms of stick out bag, balloon, beetle, belly, billow, bunch, jut, overhang, poke, pooch [chiefly dialect], pouch, pout, project, protrude, stand out, start, bulge, swellWords Related to stick out dome; blow up, inflate; dilate, distend, expand; mushroom, snowball; elongate, extend, lengthen, stretchNear Antonyms of stick out compress, condense, constrict, contract, shrink

  2. 2 to put up with (something painful or difficult) managed to stick out the whole race despite her bad knee Synonyms of stick out abide, absorb, accept, bide [chiefly dialect], brook, countenance, endure, go, hack, handle, meet, pocket, stand, bear, stomach, support, sustain, sweat out, take, tolerate, wear [British]Words Related to stick out allow, permit, suffer, swallow; reconcile (to); acquiesce, agree (with or to), assent (to), capitulate, consent (to), respect, submit (to), yield (to)Near Antonyms of stick out decline, dismiss, refuse, reject, repudiate, spurn, turn down; combat, contest, fight, oppose, resist; avoid, bypass, circumvent, dodge, elude, escape, evade, miss; abstain (from), forbear, refrain (from)



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