Usage examples for protruding

  1. " I remember 'aving it in the thop," said the unkempt head protruding from the sack. – The Crime Doctor by Ernest William Hornung
  2. A rock from across the street crashed through the window where the gun barrels were protruding, but there was no fire in return. – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White
  3. He lay sprawled, arms flung out limply, the knife hilt protruding upward. – Rebels of the Red Planet by Charles Louis Fontenay
  4. Mr. Moss led the way, his hands in his trousers pockets and a large cigar, pointing toward the ceiling, protruding from the corner of his mouth. – An Amiable Charlatan by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  5. Jones felt anxiously to find whether one of his ribs was accidentally protruding, but finding them all safe, set down the minister for a lunatic, and moved to the further end of the carriage. – Julian Home by Dean Frederic W. Farrar