jutted jutted

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. When I was here six months ago, bodies jutted from the pancaked floors of collapsed buildings and lined rubble-strewn streets.
  2. Yet amid the Sangre de Cristo range outside Santa Fe this year, a dramatic new feature has jutted up in a matter of months.
  3. In an dark jacket, open collar shirt and brown pants, Obama strolled first through a barn with stalls of cows, whose heads jutted out from the metal gates.

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  1. "From my angle, it was pretty obvious that it hit the edge of the bag," Randolph said. "Unless it hit a rock or something, it just jutted out to the left. Randy is an excellent umpire. He obviously was screened on the play or didn't really...
    on Aug 28, 2006 By: Willie Randolph Source: ESPN

  2. In a short essay he wrote for the exhibition, Pratt says the pier is an "approach-structure that jutted out into Placentia Bay at the northeast end of the main runway at Argentia Naval Station."
    on Sep 20, 2008 By: Christopher Pratt Source: Globe and Mail

  3. "I saw a giant field of scorched mulch. It sprawled out to the horizon, 3 square miles looking like someone had worked it over with a huge blowtorch. A few sticks from buildings jutted up like black arms," Ferlinghetti says.
    on Nov 11, 2006 By: Lawrence Ferlinghetti Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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