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Synonyms for projection
prəˈdʒɛk ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. projection(noun)

    a prediction made by extrapolating from past observations

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

  2. projection(noun)

    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, projection(noun)

    a planned undertaking

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

  4. projection(noun)

    any structure that branches out from a central support

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

  5. projection(noun)

    any solid convex shape that juts out from something

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

  6. projection(noun)

    (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 projection(noun)

    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. projection(noun)

    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, jutting(noun)

    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 out(noun)

    the act of expelling or projecting or ejecting

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

Wiktionary

  1. projection(noun)

    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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. projection(n.)

    Synonyms:
    propulsion, throwing

  2. projection(n.)

    Synonyms:
    planning, designing, contriving

  3. projection(n.)

    Synonyms:
    prominence, protuberance, bulge, process

  4. projection(n.)

    Synonyms:
    plan, delineation, map

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How to use projection in a sentence?

  1. Ashton Carter:

    It has been disappointingly slow, so I'm reluctant to make a time projection, i am certain it will fall, and we will assist.

  2. H.W. Mann:

    Our projection can provide insight if we are paying attention to our projection

  3. Camille Paglia:

    Cats are autocrats of naked self-interest. They are both amoral and immoral, consciously breaking rules. Their evil look at such times is no human projection: the cat may be the only animal who savors the perverse or reflects upon it.

  4. Kenny Jacobs:

    Michael has said we'll get to 20 percent within a five year period but so far we're ahead of that projection.

  5. Gary Li:

    They never really had a major strategic role, as force projection wasn't something the PLA was willing, or able, to think about even ten years ago.

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Translations for projection

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  • إسقاطArabic
  • výstupek, promítání, výčnělek, prognózaCzech
  • Prognose, Vorsprung, Projektion, VorhersageGerman
  • προβολήGreek
  • protuberancia, proyecciónSpanish
  • ulkonema, uloke, heittäminen, kieleke, heijastus, projektio, kuvaus, heijastaminen, heijastumaFinnish
  • saillieFrench
  • caitheamh amachIrish
  • proxecciónGalician
  • זיז, בְּלִיטָה, הערכה, בֶּלֶטHebrew
  • ofanvarp, frávarpIcelandic
  • proiezioneItalian
  • kūraetanga, kotokotoMāori
  • projekcja, występ, odwzorowanie, przewidywanie, wyświetlenie, rzutPolish
  • projeçãoPortuguese
  • proiectare, proiecțieRomanian
  • прогноз, выступ, проекцияRussian
  • ప్రొజెక్షన్Telugu
  • yansıTurkish

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