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adjective as in projecting

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noun as in projection


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His out-of-office message appeared to suggest that Jutting had planned to commit suicide, but he apparently changed his mind.

Her moment of truth arrived a year ago when she saw a picture of herself from Christmas in which her collarbone was jutting out.

There is none of the jutting out of decks and balconies, and feeling of exterior bulk that is so familiar to mega-yachts.

The profile was familiar—jutting chin, close cropped hair, shirt open, understated quiff—but not exact.

There were low-slung skirts, exposed midriffs and jutting hips, column dresses, and every kind of stripe you could imagine.

There is a certain kind of bird that makes its nest high up on the sides of steep cliffs jutting out over the waters of the ocean.

Overhanging the pass was a huge boulder, balanced precariously on the edge of the jutting cliff.

They were now in view of a bare spur or ridge jutting out along the lake from the lofty mountains behind.

Over the cell were jutting rocks, which threw down as the sun was over them, strange shadows, making the most mysterious letters.

Below them, jutting out from the precipitous northern bank, was a low bar of rock over which the river did not sweep.

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On this page you'll find 17 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to jutting, such as: protruding, salient, bulbous, and protuberant.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.