- The definition of a jut means something that sticks out.
An example of a jut is a boat dock that sticks out into the lake.
- Jut is defined as to stick out.
An example of jut is for a shelf to stick out from a wall.
A rock wall juts out into the water.
jut definition by Webster's New World
Origin: probably variant, variety of jet
jut definition by American Heritage Dictionary
verb jut·ted, jut·ting, juts verb, intransitive
Origin: Middle English jutten, from gete, iutei, jetty, projecting upper story, from Old French jetee; see jetty1.