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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bulge, bump, hump, swelling, gibbosity, gibbousness, jut, prominence, protuberance, protrusion, extrusion, excrescencenoun

    something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings

    "the gun in his pocket made an obvious bulge"; "the hump of a camel"; "he stood on the rocky prominence"; "the occipital protuberance was well developed"; "the bony excrescence between its horns"

  2. protrusion, projection, jut, juttingverb

    the act of projecting out from something

  3. stick out, protrude, jut out, jut, projectverb

    extend out or project in space

    "His sharp nose jutted out"; "A single rock sticks out from the cliff"


  1. jutnoun

    something that sticks out

  2. jutverb

    to stick out


  1. jut

    Jut refers to extending out, over or beyond the main body or line of something. It could be a physical object or a surface sticking out from its surroundings, often in a sharp or angular manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jutverb

    to shoot out or forward; to project beyond the main body; as, the jutting part of a building

  2. Jutverb

    to butt

  3. Jutnoun

    that which projects or juts; a projection

  4. Jutnoun

    a shove; a push

  5. Etymology: [A corruption of jet.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Jut

    jut, v.i. to project:—pr.p. jut′ting; pa.p. jut′ted.adv. Jut′tingly, projectingly.—n. Jut′-win′dow, a projecting window. [A form of jet.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jut in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jut in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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