verb (used without object), pro·trud·ed, pro·trud·ing.
verb (used with object), pro·trud·ed, pro·trud·ing.
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The Italy-bred artist also contributed a striking sculptural painting divided by lengths of string that both burrow into the thick pigment and protrude from it.In the galleries: Rejuvenating the obsolete into unconventional art|Mark Jenkins|February 12, 2021|Washington Post
If there is one object that captures the uniqueness of this 2020 holiday season, and the angst it is causing for so many of us, it has to be a mask that has a protruding blowhole out the top.
Members of the coronavirus family have sharp bumps that protrude from the surface of their outer envelopes.
On one of the route’s most difficult sections, the Golden Desert pitch, her foot slipped unexpectedly and she took a sideways fall, hitting her head on a protruding crystal of rock and puncturing her forehead.Behind the Scenes of Emily Harrington's Historic Climb|Andrew Bisharat|November 6, 2020|Outside Online
They’re shorter and stockier and have round protruding bellies, as well as thick, spiky-looking manes.This Baby Horse Was Cloned Using DNA That Was Frozen for 40 Years|Vanessa Bates Ramirez|November 5, 2020|Singularity Hub
Inside, sat at a man on all fours, one high-heeled shoe in his mouth, the other protruding from his ass.
At one point McShane stopped suddenly, and pointed to what looked like a rifle protruding from a window.Honoring The Late John Doar, A Nearly Forgotten Hero Of The Civil Rights Era|Gary May|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
While slips can hide VPL and your backside on a windy day, Spanx can help hide a lot more, like cellulite or a protruding tummy.Kate Middleton’s “Bottomgate” Shows Why Women Still Need Slips|Keli Goff|May 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It depicts Benjamin Netanyahu as a burly builder, cementing a brick wall with body parts and screaming heads protruding from it.A 10-Point Guide To Anti-Semitism And Its Perception|Mark Gardner|February 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Sculpteo Want a three-dimensional version of your favorite mountain range protruding from the back of your phone?Ten Coolest Products From 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show|Nina Strochlic|January 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
While the refined exquisite was giving his order, a jolly western drover had listened with opened mouth and protruding eyes.
Once he laid his finger lightly on a protruding point of the carving, and then scrutinised his finger through the glass.Dope|Sax Rohmer
The Semangs of Malacca are jet-black in color, with thick lips, flat nose, and protruding abdomen.Man And His Ancestor|Charles Morris
Flat or flush joints (A) are formed by pressing the protruding mortar back flush with the face of the brickwork.
Then it spun around in a frantic convulsion, and in a moment lay dead on its back, its tiny fed tongue protruding, its paws rigid.The Medici Boots|Pearl Norton Swet