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synonyms for protuberant

  • convex
  • gibbous
  • bulging
  • arched
  • bent
  • biconvex
  • bulgy
  • gibbous
  • outcurved
  • raised

antonyms for protuberant

MOST RELEVANT
  • contracting
  • even
  • smooth
  • normal
  • regular
  • common
  • conventional
  • flat
  • level
  • methodical
  • standard
  • systematic
  • usual
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        How to use protuberant in a sentence

        His pursed up mouth made it clear that he was not a handsome man—the lower lip was heavy, somewhat protuberant.
        THE WINNING CLUEJAMES HAY, JR.
        He paced the length of the living room several times, his fists clenched, his protuberant lip grown heavier.
        THE WINNING CLUEJAMES HAY, JR.
        Ed did not touch the grass at any point except one: the point where his protuberant stomach most protruded.
        PAGAN PASSIONSGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
        He drew a sharp breath, which sounded through his yellow, protuberant teeth like a hiss.
        MYSTERIOUS MR. SABINE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
        His protuberant stomach swelled forth in the shape of a pear; his legs were small, but active and vigorous.
        PARISIANS IN THE COUNTRYHONORE DE BALZAC
        There are often seen on such sickly canes, many small protuberant knobs, of a soft downy substance.
        EPIDEMICS EXAMINED AND EXPLAINED: OR, LIVING GERMS PROVED BY ANALOGY TO BE A SOURCE OF DISEASEJOHN GROVE
        Such faces are still more embryonic when the forehead and eyes are protuberant.
        SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 392, JULY 7, 1883VARIOUS
        From this indentation jutted in one direction his long, protuberant, rounded forehead; peaked in another his upturned nose.
        OUT OF THE AIRINEZ HAYNES IRWIN
        "I wish you would stop palavering, my dear sir," he said with a frown, fixing his protuberant eyes on Pavel's face.
        MOTHERMAKSIM GORKY
        It is flattened at the poles, and more protuberant at the equator.
        THE LIBRARY OF WORK AND PLAY: MECHANICS, INDOORS AND OUTFRED T. HODGSON
        SYNONYM OF THE DAY
        OCTOBER 26, 1985
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        WORDS RELATED TO PROTUBERANT

        • convex
        • gibbous
        • protuberant
        • arched
        • bent
        • biconvex
        • bulging
        • bulgy
        • gibbous
        • outcurved
        • protuberant
        • raised
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