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Antonyms for sticking outstick·ing out

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jutting, projected, projecting, protruding, relieved, sticking(p), sticking out(p)adjective

    extending out above or beyond a surface or boundary

    "the jutting limb of a tree"; "massive projected buttresses"; "his protruding ribs"; "a pile of boards sticking over the end of his truck"

    Antonyms:
    intrusive

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sticking outnoun

    Synonyms:
    projection, protrusion, prominence

How to use sticking out in a sentence?

  1. Sondra Young:

    When I got back over here this way, he was beating on the front windshield with a cane, i got my walking stick, and pulled it out and seen this woman's hand sticking out and I got her and pulled her out.

  2. Brenda Schell:

    Brenda Schell decided Brenda Schell wanted to go check out this area and my husband sees this red wood sticking out. He goes to pick it up and it's this crazy little boat !

  3. Terry Kerby:

    If we misguessed, we could have spent the entire dive looking at barren bottom, we guessed right, and the very first thing that came out of the dark was that giant hangar door. And then the conning tower was totally intact, laying on its side with three periscopes sticking out without a dent in them.

  4. Jonah Choiniere:

    Blair McPhee told me how important Blair McPhee thought it was, and even showed me that some of its bones were still sticking out of the rocks in the field.

  5. Mika Kitagawa:

    The [ Earbuds ] design is a bit strange to me, like big white buttons in your ears. But AirPods are funny-looking in my opinion — big toothpicks sticking out from your ears.

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