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Synonyms for projection
prəˈdʒɛk ʃənpro·jec·tion

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Wiktionary

  1. projectionnoun

    Synonyms:
    protuberance

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. projection

    Synonyms:
    protuberance, prominence, convexity, propulsion, emission

    Antonyms:
    recess, cavity, concavity, return, indentation, hollow, attraction, recoil, rebound, ricochet, reaction

Princeton's WordNet

  1. projectionnoun

    a prediction made by extrapolating from past observations

    Synonyms:
    protrusion, ejection, jut, forcing out, sound projection, jutting, project, expulsion, acoustic projection

  2. projectionnoun

    the projection of an image from a film onto a screen

    Synonyms:
    protrusion, ejection, jut, forcing out, sound projection, jutting, project, expulsion, acoustic projection

  3. project, projectionnoun

    a planned undertaking

    Synonyms:
    forcing out, protrusion, labor, ejection, jut, undertaking, task, sound projection, jutting, project, expulsion, acoustic projection

  4. projectionnoun

    any structure that branches out from a central support

    Synonyms:
    protrusion, ejection, jut, forcing out, sound projection, jutting, project, expulsion, acoustic projection

  5. projectionnoun

    any solid convex shape that juts out from something

    Synonyms:
    protrusion, ejection, jut, forcing out, sound projection, jutting, project, expulsion, acoustic projection

  6. projectionnoun

    (psychiatry) a defense mechanism by which your own traits and emotions are attributed to someone else

    Synonyms:
    protrusion, ejection, jut, forcing out, sound projection, jutting, project, expulsion, acoustic projection

  7. projection, acoustic projection, sound projectionnoun

    the acoustic phenomenon that gives sound a penetrating quality

    "our ukuleles have been designed to have superior sound and projection"; "a prime ingredient of public speaking is projection of the voice"

    Synonyms:
    protrusion, ejection, jut, forcing out, sound projection, jutting, project, expulsion, acoustic projection

  8. projectionnoun

    the representation of a figure or solid on a plane as it would look from a particular direction

    Synonyms:
    protrusion, ejection, jut, forcing out, sound projection, jutting, project, expulsion, acoustic projection

  9. protrusion, projection, jut, juttingnoun

    the act of projecting out from something

    Synonyms:
    expulsion, protrusion, prominence, gibbousness, jut, ejection, jutting, extrusion, bump, bulge, protuberance, gibbosity, project, acoustic projection, hump, forcing out, sound projection, swelling, excrescence

  10. expulsion, projection, ejection, forcing outnoun

    the act of expelling or projecting or ejecting

    Synonyms:
    jutting, ejection, extrusion, riddance, jut, forcing out, protrusion, sound projection, project, exclusion, expulsion, acoustic projection

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. projectionnoun

    Synonyms:
    propulsion, throwing

  2. projectionnoun

    Synonyms:
    planning, designing, contriving

  3. projectionnoun

    Synonyms:
    prominence, protuberance, bulge, process

  4. projectionnoun

    Synonyms:
    plan, delineation, map

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How to use projection in a sentence?

  1. RAMANA PEMMARAJU:

    Words don’t take you anywhere, at the most they aid in a mental projection; it’s the experience that transforms YOU, only then do words elevate your mood. Hence withdraw from the world of words, Live more...

  2. Andrew Cuomo:

    Now, people can speculate. People can guess. I think next week, I think two weeks, I think a month, im out of that business because we all failed at that business. Right? All the early national experts. Heres my projection model. Heres my projection model. They were all wrong. They were all wrong.

  3. Anthony Fauci:

    I'm pretty confident that as we gain more and more momentum, as we transition from December to January and then February to March, I believe we will catch up with the projection.

  4. Patrick McHenry:

    Her projection of strength is a bit of an artifice.

  5. Henry Shilling:

    Total green bond issuance now looks likely to exceed our initial projection of $50 billion in 2016 and could potentially reach $70 billion ... assuming volume is sustained throughout the rest of 2016.


Translations for projection

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  • إسقاطArabic
  • výstupek, prognóza, výčnělek, promítáníCzech
  • Prognose, Vorsprung, Vorhersage, ProjektionGerman
  • προβολήGreek
  • protuberancia, proyecciónSpanish
  • kieleke, heijastus, projektio, kuvaus, heijastaminen, heijastuma, heittäminen, uloke, ulkonemaFinnish
  • saillieFrench
  • caitheamh amachIrish
  • proxecciónGalician
  • בֶּלֶט, זיז, בְּלִיטָה, הערכהHebrew
  • ofanvarp, frávarpIcelandic
  • proiezioneItalian
  • kūraetanga, kotokotoMāori
  • występ, odwzorowanie, projekcja, przewidywanie, rzut, wyświetleniePolish
  • projeçãoPortuguese
  • proiecție, proiectareRomanian
  • выступ, прогноз, проекцияRussian
  • ప్రొజెక్షన్Telugu
  • yansıTurkish

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