Synonyms for Protrude:


overhang, balloon, belly, convex, protuberate, beetle. come through (noun)
stick up, distend, obtrude, point, swell, extrude.
protrude (noun)
bulge out, stick out, project, bulge, jut out, bug out, pouch, pop out, pop, jut, come out.
sticking out (noun)
prominent, protuberant, bulging.


bulge (verb)
protuberate, balloon, bug out, pop out, stick out, belly.
protrude (verb)
extrude, obtrude, bulge, beetle, overhang, jut out, swell, project, pouch, pop, point, distend, jut, stick up.

Other synonyms:

protuberate. belly, overhang, beetle, balloon. bulge
bug out, beetle, protuberate, stick out, pop out.
sticking out
protuberant, stick up, prominent, bulging.
Other relevant words:
belly, balloon, protuberate, point, protuberant, bulging, extrude, distend, convex, prominent, obtrude, overhang, stick up, swell, beetle.

Usage examples for protrude

  1. The work is rested upon the work table, or else pressed against a guide or fence, and fed by hand over the revolving knives, whose cutting edges protrude above the surface of the table, to the amount of the depth of cut it is intended to take. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  2. Across his loins is slung a pilgrim's wallet from which protrude promissory notes and dishonoured bills. – Ulysses by James Joyce
  3. After waiting for possibly half a minute and receiving no response he hammered a tune upon it with two Colts and had the satisfaction of seeing half a score of heads protrude from the windows in the nearby houses. – Hopalong Cassidy's Rustler Round-Up Bar-20 by Clarence Edward Mulford