Jut definition

jŭt
To extend outward or upward beyond the limits of the main body; project.
verb
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To cause to jut.
verb
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The act or condition of jutting.

A pronounced jut of the chin.

noun
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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.

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Jut is defined as to stick out.

An example of jut is for a shelf to stick out from a wall.

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Something that protrudes; a projection.
noun
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To stick out; project.
verb
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A part that juts.
noun
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Something that sticks out.
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(intransitive) To stick out.

The jutting part of a building.

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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
jut
Plural:
juts

Origin of jut

  • Middle English jutten from gete, iutei jetty, projecting upper story from Old French jetee jetty1

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Middle English, alteration of jet, cognate with jetty

    From Wiktionary