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Definition of the verb protrude
What does protrude mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: protruded | protruding | protrudes
- extend out or project in space
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula there [Verb] [Locative Preposition] [Location] [Theme, indefinite] There stood on the corner a statue [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] [Locative Preposition] [Location] They stood the statue on the pedestal [Theme - concrete object] [Verb] John slouched [Theme - concrete object] [Verb] [Locative Preposition] [Location] The statue stood on the corner [Locative Preposition] [Location] [Verb] [Theme] On the pedestal stood a statue
Verbs of Existence (with the same syntax): balance, bend, bow, crouch, dangle, droop, flop, fly, hang, hover, huddle, hunch, jut, kneel, lean, lie, loll, loom, lounge, nestle, open, perch, plop, project, recline, repose, rest, rise, roost, sag, sit, slope, slouch, slump, sprawl, squat, stand, stoop, straddle, swing, tilt, tower.
- lexical domain: Stative - verbs of being, having, spatial relations
- synonyms of protrude: jut / jut out / project / stick out
- more specific terms:
- bulge outward
- swell or protrude outwards
Alternative definition of the verb protrude
- To extend from, above or beyond a surface or boundary; to bulge outward; to stick out.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for protrude
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Master the ASVAB Basics (2010)
Protrude means to thrust forward or project. For example, “The ledge protruded from the hilltop.” 32-D The root bio ...
Chapter 12 of 12 by Peterson's
Protrude means to thrust forward or project. For example, “The ledge protruded from the hilltop.” 32-D The root bio means life and sphere refers to a globular body, like the earth. Biosphere refers to a globe of life. 33-A The context clue in this ...
TEST OF STRENGTH Beneath the thin layer of skin from which a sea urchin's spines protrude is a tough, solid shell containing the animal's organs. This test is formed from plates of calcium carbonate that are welded together. As well as being ...
by Henk Courtz
/vt/ cause to protrude, cause to bulge out (w)enukairo /vm/ cause ...
by J.F. Stimson, Donald Stanley Marshall
To protrude, stick out the tongue; | *ero, toro.
teru To protrude; as one end of two sticks or similar objects which have been fastened end to end but from which the ...
A Dictionary (1841)
English and Burmese by Charles Lane
Protrude, v. a. o§:cgor5oo(£ Protuberance, * . 93£$s93cftsogo5cooo Proud, a. elated, 8o5g§cg5cooo arrogant, haughty, ...
by Cora Sylestine, Heather K. Hardy, Timothy Montler
protrude to bulge, protrude, pooch Out: poksi. protuberance bokko. proud act superior to, look down on: istimilahota, to be a bragger, proud, vain: ilahota. to be proud, act invincible, act macho (e.g. beat the chest), show off innakni, ...
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Usage statistics about protrude
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Video shows what protrude means. To extend from, above or beyond a surface or boundary; to bulge outward; to stick out.. To thrust forward; to drive or force ...
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Scrabble value of P3R1O1T1R1U1D2E1
The value of this 8-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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