jut out

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jut out

To extend or protrude from a certain point or thing. The way the counter juts out makes it hard to walk around the kitchen.
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jut out (over someone or something)

to stick out over someone or something. The roof of the house jutted out over the patio. I'm glad the roof jutted out and kept us dry during the brief storm.
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jut out

v.
To stick outward; protrude: The puppet's nose jutted out from its face.
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References in classic literature ?
Beneath the trees a flat projection of rock jutted out, and formed a species of natural platform.
On seeing one so unkempt and so begrimed with salt water, the others scampered off along the spits that jutted out into the sea, but the daughter of Alcinous stood firm, for Minerva put courage into her heart and took away all fear from her.
Rarely seen boulders jutted out from the brown surface of the Danube and grasses and tree saplings sprouted up in the dried mud at the foot of the city's stone river banks.
Filling up the gallery, the artist installed a forest of awkward forms that jutted out in all directions and had to be carefully navigated, suggesting the abundance and eclecticism of a flea market.
Only one thing jutted out further that the 'Scab' placards and the taunts of abuse - La Hurley's chin, like a radar in whatever directions the camera flashes were going off in.
Promenades led the holidaymakers down to the shore where centrally-heated rest halls in the forms of boats jutted out into the water.