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protrude
used in Moby Dick

3 uses
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Definition
to stick out from
  • The figure that now stood by its bows was tall and swart, with one white tooth evilly protruding from its steel-like lips.
    Chapters 46-48 — Surmises; The Mat-Maker; The First Lowering (35% in)
  • They deified the crocodile of the Nile, because the crocodile is tongueless; and the Sperm Whale has no tongue, or at least it is so exceedingly small, as to be incapable of protrusion.
    Chapters 79-81 — The Prairie; The Nut; The Pequod Meets the Virgin (13% in)
  • As strange misgrown masses gather in the knot-holes of the noblest oaks when prostrate, so from the points which the whale's eyes had once occupied, now protruded blind bulbs, horribly pitiable to see.
    Chapters 79-81 — The Prairie; The Nut; The Pequod Meets the Virgin (79% in)

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