Synonyms for extrusion

Synonyms for (noun) extrusion

Synonyms: expulsion, extrusion

Definition: squeezing out by applying pressure

Usage: an unexpected extrusion of toothpaste from the bottom of the tube; the expulsion of pus from the pimple

Similar words: squeeze, squeezing

Definition: the act of gripping and pressing firmly

Usage: he gave her cheek a playful squeeze


Synonyms: protrusion, protuberance, prominence, hump, gibbosity, gibbousness, jut, excrescence, extrusion, bulge, bump, swelling

Definition: something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings

Usage: the gun in his pocket made an obvious bulge; the hump of a camel; he stood on the rocky prominence; the occipital protuberance was well developed; the bony excrescence between its horns

Similar words: projection

Definition: any solid convex shape that juts out from something