As verbs the difference between uplifted and protrude
is that uplifted
) while protrude
is to extend from, above or beyond a surface or boundary; to bulge outward; to stick out.
To raise something or someone to a higher physical, social, moral, intellectual, spiritual or emotional level.
The act or result of being uplifted.
(geology) A tectonic upheaval, especially one that takes place in the process of mountain building.
(colloquial) A brassiere that raises the breasts.
To extend from, above or beyond a surface or boundary; to bulge outward; to stick out.
To thrust forward; to drive or force along.
- Archegonia are surrounded early in their development by the juvenile perianth, through the slender beak of which the elongated neck of the fertilized archegonium protrudes .
To thrust out, as through a narrow orifice or from confinement; to cause to come forth.
- (John Locke)
- When Spring protrudes the bursting gems.