project

Definitions:

  • An undertaking requiring concerted effort.
  • An extensive task undertaken by a student or group of students to apply, illustrate, or supplement classroom lessons.
  • A plan or proposal for accomplishing something. <i>synonym</i>: <strong> plan</strong>.
  • A housing project.
  • To thrust outward or forward.
  • To throw forward; hurl.
  • To send out into space; cast.
  • To cause (an image) to appear on a surface by the controlled direction of light.
  • To produce (a projection).
  • To direct (one's voice) so as to be heard clearly at a distance.
  • To externalize and attribute (an emotion or motive, for example) unconsciously to someone or something else in order to avoid anxiety.
  • To convey an impression of to an audience or to others.
  • To form a plan or intention for.
  • To calculate, estimate, or predict (something in the future), based on present data or trends.
  • To extend forward or out; jut out: <i>synonym</i>: <strong> bulge</strong>.
  • To direct one's voice so as to be heard clearly at a distance.
  • Projecting; sticking out.
  • To throw out or forth; cast or shoot forward.
  • To cast forward in the mind; scheme; contrive; devise; plan.
  • In <em>geometry</em>: To throw forward in rays or straight lines, especially from a center; draw such rays through every point of.
  • To throw forward (lines) from a center through every point of the figure said to be projected, and then cut these with a surface upon which the figure is said to be projected.
  • To delineate according to any system of correspondence between the points of a figure and the points of the surface on which the delineation is made.
  • To throw, as it were, from the mind into the objective world; give an objective or real seeming to (something subjective).
  • To set forth; set out.
  • To shoot forward; extend beyond something else; jut; be prominent: as, a cornice or a promontory <em>projects.</em> The rays thrown forward in geometrical projection are said to <em>project</em> in this sense.
  • To form a scheme or project.
  • In <em>alchemy</em>, to make projection — that is, to throw philosopher's stone into a crucible of melted metal, and thus convert the latter into silver, gold, or the philosopher's stone.
  • <strong>Synonyms</strong> To protrude, bulge (out), stand out.
  • To move about busily or curiously; pry.
  • That which is projected or devised; a plan; a scheme; a design: as, <em>projects</em> of happiness.
  • <strong>Synonyms</strong> <em>Scheme, Design</em>, etc. See <internalXref urlencoded="plan">plan</internalXref>.
  • To shoot forward; to extend beyond something else; to be prominent; to jut
  • To form a project; to scheme.
  • To throw or cast forward; to shoot forth.
  • To cast forward or revolve in the mind; to contrive; to devise; to scheme.
  • To draw or exhibit, as the form of anything; to delineate; ; -- sometimes with <ex>on</ex>, <ex>upon</ex>, <ex>into</ex>, etc.. See <er>Projection</er>, 4.
  • The place from which a thing projects, or starts forth.
  • That which is projected or designed; something intended or devised; a scheme; a design; a plan.
  • An idle scheme; an impracticable design.
  • A <xref>planned</xref> <xref>endeavor</xref>, usually with a specific <xref>goal</xref> and accomplished in several steps or stages.
  • An urban low-income housing building.
  • A <xref>projectile</xref>.
  • A <xref>projection</xref>.
  • To <xref>extend</xref> beyond a surface.
  • To <xref>cast</xref> (an image or shadow) upon a surface.
  • To <xref>extend</xref> (a protrusion or appendage) outward.
  • To make plans for; to <xref>forecast</xref>.
  • To <xref>present</xref> (oneself), to <xref>convey</xref> a certian <xref>impression</xref>, usually in a good way.
  • To change the <xref>projection</xref> (or <xref>coordinate system</xref>) of <xref>spatial</xref> <xref>data</xref> with another projection.
  • extend out or project in space
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