stick out

Definitions of stick out
  1. verb
    extend out or project in space
    “A single rock sticks out from the cliff”
    synonyms: jut, jut out, project, protrude
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    project over
    push up, thrust
    push upward
    spear, spear up
    thrust up like a spear
    bag, bulge
    bulge out; form a bulge outward, or be so full as to appear to bulge
    project as a cantilever
    form a rounded prominence
  2. verb
    be highly noticeable
    synonyms: jump, jump out, leap out, stand out
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    appear, look, seem
    give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect
  3. verb
    put up with something or somebody unpleasant
    “She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage”
    synonyms: abide, bear, brook, digest, endure, put up, stand, stomach, suffer, support, tolerate
    experience (emotional) pain
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    accept, live with, swallow
    tolerate or accommodate oneself to
    hold still for, stand for
    tolerate or bear
    bear up
    endure cheerfully
    take lying down
    suffer without protest; suffer or endure passively
    take a joke
    listen to a joke at one's own expense
    sit out
    endure to the end
    bear (a cost or penalty), in recompense for some action
    get one's lumps, take one's lumps
    suffer the results or consequences of one's behavior or actions
    type of:
    allow, countenance, let, permit
    consent to, give permission
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