verb (used without object), jut·ted, jut·ting.
Origin of jut
Examples from the Web for jut
Over the past 35 years, there has been an average of jut under 20 incidents per year.Forget What You've Heard: Mass Shootings Aren't Rising. But They Probably Aren't Going Away|Megan McArdle|February 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Rocks, huge and picturesque, jut out into the stream, affording beautiful views of the river and the distant city.The Works of Whittier, Volume V (of VII)|John Greenleaf Whittier
They reached the entrance, and after ascending a few miles, came to anchor under a jut of wood that formed a bend in the river.Manuel Pereira|F. C. Adams
It has a sheer fall of about three hundred yards, and the rock in many places appears to jut out even with the bottom.Wrestling and Wrestlers:|Jacob Robinson
verb juts, jutting or jutted
Word Origin for jut
"to protrude," mid-15c., corruption of obsolete jet (see jetty). Related: Jutted; jutting.
"to strike, hit, push," 1540s, echoic. Related: Jutted; jutting.