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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To stick out.

Usage examples (31)
  • If we do not cut the fallen tree, it will protrude into the trail and prevent the passage of the horses.
  • Shattered brick structures and concrete foundations protrude from the forest floor.
  • The two little balls that protrude from the top of her head peek out coquettishly from her coiffure.
  • They do not stand as tall or protrude from the body as far as external frames, which catch on branches and brush. for more
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