to thrust out or extend.
thrust or extended outward: a friendly, outthrust hand.
something that thrusts or extends outward: an outthrust of the building.
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How to use outthrust in a sentence
The onrushing Venerian caught Parkinson's out-thrust fist in the pit of his stomach, and doubled up in pain.
But he grasped the out-thrust hand heartily and crushed it forgivingly.The Quickening | Francis Lynde
Then came a feint at Dreer's body, a lowering of his guard and a quick out-thrust of Amy's left fist.Left Tackle Thayer | Ralph Henry Barbour
He was looking at her, smiling as he rarely did, the firm line of his out-thrust lower lip relaxed good-humouredly.The Octopus | Frank Norris
Like cymbals, the leaves clashed around this armament of power with its thousand spears out-thrust in all directions.The Strollers | Frederic S. Isham