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See definition of prognathous on Dictionary.com
  • as inobtrusive
  • as inprojecting

synonyms for prognathous

  • noticeable
  • bulging
  • busy
  • forward
  • impertinent
  • importunate
  • interfering
  • intrusive
  • jutting
  • meddlesome
  • meddling
  • nosy
  • officious
  • presumptuous
  • projecting
  • prominent
  • protruding
  • protuberant
  • prying
  • sticking out

antonyms for prognathous

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  • modest
  • shy
  • unobtrusive
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    How to use prognathous in a sentence

    At its southwestern end we find the most long-headed, prognathous, frizzly-haired, dark-skinned race of mankind.
    MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
    In particular it is almost certain that the skull is now more prognathous than in its natural state.
    PREHISTORIC MANW. L. H. DUCKWORTH
    Then comes the Negro down in the alluvia, with dark skin, woolly hair, and prognathous development.
    HISTORY OF THE NEGRO RACE IN AMERICA FROM 1619 TO 1880. VOL 1GEORGE W. WILLIAMS
    I do not see that an orthognathous face would cost more than a prognathous face; or a good morale than a bad one.
    MORE LETTERS OF CHARLES DARWIN VOLUME IICHARLES DARWIN
    As he spoke his prognathous jaw snapped to with a click-like sound, and in his eyes now coal-black were glints of fire.
    THE LION AND THE MOUSECHARLES KLEIN
    The eyes are large and dark brown, the ears small and closely applied to the head, the nose rather broad, and the jaw prognathous.
    THE MAYA INDIANS OF SOUTHERN YUCATAN AND NORTHERN BRITISH HONDURASTHOMAS WILLIAM FRANCIS GANN
    It is utterly unknown to the prognathous race of mankind, and has no place in their language.
    COTTON IS KING AND THE PRO-SLAVERY ARGUMENTSVARIOUS
    These are products of the white man's will, acting through the muscles of the prognathous race in our Southern States.
    COTTON IS KING AND THE PRO-SLAVERY ARGUMENTSVARIOUS
    Whereas, all America can scarcely furnish an example of the kind among the prognathous race.
    COTTON IS KING AND THE PRO-SLAVERY ARGUMENTSVARIOUS
    The ethnology of the prognathous race does not stop at proving that subordination to the white race is its normal condition.
    COTTON IS KING AND THE PRO-SLAVERY ARGUMENTSVARIOUS
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO PROGNATHOUS

    • bulging
    • busy
    • forward
    • impertinent
    • importunate
    • interfering
    • intrusive
    • jutting
    • meddlesome
    • meddling
    • nosy
    • noticeable
    • officious
    • presumptuous
    • prognathous
    • projecting
    • prominent
    • protruding
    • protuberant
    • prying
    • sticking out
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