stick out

Definitions of stick out

v extend out or project in space

“A single rock sticks out from the cliff”
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

v be highly noticeable

jump, jump out, leap out, stand out
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appear, look, seem
give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect

v put up with something or somebody unpleasant

“She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage”
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
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allow, countenance, let, permit
consent to, give permission

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