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Overview of verb protrude

The verb protrude has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (7) stick out, protrude, jut out, jut, project

(extend out or project in space; "His sharp nose jutted out"; "A single rock sticks out from the cliff")

2. start, protrude, pop, pop out, bulge, bulge out, bug out, come out

(bulge outward; "His eyes popped")

3. bulge, pouch, protrude

(swell or protrude outwards; "His stomach bulged after the huge meal")

Overview of adj protruding

The adj protruding has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. jutting, projected, projecting, protruding, relieved, sticking, sticking out

(extending out above or beyond a surface or boundary; "the jutting limb of a tree"; "massive projected buttresses"; "his protruding ribs"; "a pile of boards sticking over the end of his truck") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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