jut jut  /ˈdʒət/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings
  2. (n) the act of projecting out from something
  3. (v) extend out or project in space

Usage(s):

  1. Emperor Hirohito and his Government, headed by jut-jawed Premier Prince Naruhiko Higashi-Kuni, were serving the Allies but were understandably nervous.
  2. The colonial mansions, the storehouses, the fort walls that jut south into the Indian Ocean echo more with the ghosts of visitors past.
  3. Gone are the days when PTI'S pages were exclusively inhabited by a jut-jawed, bucktoothed, moose-tall, haystack-haired race.

News

  1. Body Politic

    Huge, engorged, disproportionate breasts jut from the draped body and covered face of a woman — San Francisco-based Iranian artist Taravat Talepasand is obsessed with this pornographic image she found online several years ago, and this figure has appeared repeatedly in her detailed and intricate paintings and drawings. Talepasand draws attention to the contradictory history of desiring Iranian ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Hyphen Magazine

  2. Expert Witness/Former Pro Wrestler Michael Brannon Costs Taxpayers

    Boos slice through the air as Dr. Red Roberts peacocks around the ring while snapping the straps of his red and white leotard. A comic-book-villain grin peeks out from a thick beard when he jabs his chin at the full house, each jut shaking his messy brushfire of red curls. An excited surf of nois...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Miami New Times

  3. Michael Brannon: Expert Witness/Former Pro Wrestler Costs Taxpayers

    Boos slice through the air as Dr. Red Roberts peacocks around the ring while snapping the straps of his red and white leotard. A comic-book-villain grin peeks out from a thick beard when he jabs his chin at the full house, each jut shaking his messy brushfire of red curls. An excited surf of nois...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Broward-Palm Beach New Times

Quotes

  1. "The way that thing started, it's just wild how it snowballed," the 20-year-old LaBeouf told the Associated Press Thursday. "I don't have a deal on the table, it's jut a rumor. Would I do it? In a second. It'd be working for a legend and...
    on Mar 16, 2007 By: Shia LaBeouf Source: E! Online

  2. "I remember landing under sniper fire. There was supposed to be some kind of greeting ceremony at the airport, but instead we jut ran with our heads down to get into the vehicles to get to our base," Clinton said.
    on Mar 17, 2008 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: Wall Street Journal

  3. "He's a good umpire," Pena said. "I jut thought he made a bad decision there."
    on Jun 1, 2010 By: Carlos Pena Source: USA Today

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