noun. projecting horizontal beam fixed at one end only.
verb. construct with girders and beams such that only one end is fixed.
verb. project as a cantilever.
- stick out
- jut out
- break even
- bottom out
Example sentences of the word cantilever
1. Noun, singular or mass
Installing a drop beam or cantilever is a lot easier and takes much less time.
2. Verb, base form
Some of these various options include installing encastre, cantilever lower and upper columns, concrete walls, drop beams, simple beams or down stand beams.