jut

  • 1 jut — [ dʒʌt ] verb 1. ) jut or jut out intransitive jut from/into/through to be farther forward than other things or than normal: Her hip bones jutted out. 2. ) jut or jut out transitive to put your chin or lip further forward than normal because you… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 2 Jut — (j[u^]t), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Jutted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jutting}.] [A corruption of jet.] [1913 Webster] 1. To shoot out or forward; to project beyond the main body; as, the jutting part of a building. In jutting rock and curved shore.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 jut — [dʒʌt] v also jut out past tense and past participle jutted present participle jutting [Date: 1500 1600; Origin: JET2 to stick out (16 18 centuries)] 1.) [I always + adverb/preposition] something that juts out sticks out further than the other… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 4 Jut — Jut, n. 1. That which projects or juts; a projection. [1913 Webster] 2. A shove; a push. [Obs.] Udall. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 jut — [jut] vi., vt. jutted, jutting [prob. var. of JET1] to stick out; project n. a part that juts …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 jut|ty — «JUHT ee», noun, plural ties, verb, tied, ty|ing. Obsolete. –n. 1. a projecting part of a wall or building. 2. a jetty, pier, or embankment: »a curious harbor, formed by three stone jutties (Tobias Smollett). –v.i …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 7 jut — index project (extend beyond) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 8 jut — Mot Monosíl·lab Adjectiu variable …

    Diccionari Català-Català

  • 9 jut — *bulge, stick out, protuberate, protrude, project, overhang, beetle Analogous words: *extend, lengthen, elongate: swell, distend, dilate, *expand …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 10 jut — *jut germ., Pronomen: nhd. ihr beide; ne. both of you; Rekontruktionsbasis: got., an., ae.; Hinweis: s. *jiz; Etymologie: s. ing. *du̯ōu, Num. Kard. ( …

    Germanisches Wörterbuch

  • 11 jut — [v] extend beetle, bulge, elongate, impend, lengthen, overhang, poke, pop, pouch, project, protrude, protuberate, stand out, stick out; concept 201 Ant. indent, recede …

    New thesaurus

  • 12 jut — ► VERB (jutted, jutting) ▪ extend out, over, or beyond the main body or line of something. ► NOUN ▪ a point that sticks out. ORIGIN from JET(Cf. ↑jet) …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13 jut — nin·jut·su; jut; jut·lan·dic; jut·ty; ju·jut·su; jut·ish; jut·ting·ly; …

    English syllables

  • 14 jut — UK [dʒʌt] / US verb Word forms jut : present tense I/you/we/they jut he/she/it juts present participle jutting past tense jutted past participle jutted 1) jut or jut out [intransitive] to be further forward than other things or than normal Her… …

    English dictionary

  • 15 jut — [[t]dʒʌt[/t]] v. jut•ted, jut•ting, n. 1) to extend beyond the main body or line; project; protrude: a strip of land jutting out into the bay[/ex] 2) something that juts out; a projecting or protruding point • Etymology: 1555–65; var. of jet I… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 16 jut — verb Jut is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑jaw Jut is used with these nouns as the object: ↑chin …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 17 jut — {{11}}jut (v.1) to protrude, mid 15c., corruption of obsolete jet (see JETTY (Cf. jetty)). Related: Jutted; jutting. {{12}}jut (v.2) to strike, hit, push, 1540s, echoic. Related: Jutted; jutting …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 18 jut — /dʒʌt / (say jut) verb (i) (jutted, jutting) Also, jut out. 1. to extend beyond the main body or line; project; protrude. –noun 2. something that juts out; a projection or protruding point. {variant of jet1 (verb) …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 19 jut — juttingly, adv. /jut/, v., jutted, jutting, n. v.i. 1. to extend beyond the main body or line; project; protrude (often fol. by out): The narrow strip of land juts out into the bay. n. 2. something that juts out; a projecting or protruding point …

    Universalium

  • 20 jut — 1. noun something that sticks out The town of Wall stands today as it has stood for six hundred years, on a high jut of granite amidst a small forest woodland. 2. verb to stick out …

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