Associations to the word «Projecting»


PROJECT, noun. A planned endeavor, usually with a specific goal and accomplished in several steps or stages.
PROJECT, noun. (dated) An idle scheme; an impracticable design.
PROJECT, noun. (obsolete) A projectile.
PROJECT, noun. (obsolete) A projection.
PROJECT, noun. (obsolete) The place from which a thing projects.
PROJECT, verb. (intransitive) To extend beyond a surface.
PROJECT, verb. (transitive) To cast (an image or shadow) upon a surface; to throw or cast forward; to shoot forth.
PROJECT, verb. (transitive) To extend (a protrusion or appendage) outward.
PROJECT, verb. (transitive) To make plans for; to forecast.
PROJECT, verb. (transitive) (reflexive) To present (oneself), to convey a certain impression, usually in a good way.
PROJECT, verb. (transitive) (psychology) (psychoanalysis) To assume wrongly qualities or mindsets in others based on one's own personality.
PROJECT, verb. (cartography) To change the projection (or coordinate system) of spatial data with another projection.
PROJECT, noun. (usually plural) (US) An urban low-income housing building.
PROJECT ENGINEER, noun. An engineer who designs and coordinates engineering aspects of a construction project
PROJECT EVALUATION AND REVIEW TECHNIQUE, noun. Alternative term for program evaluation and review technique
PROJECT EVALUATION REVIEW TECHNIQUE, noun. Alternative term for program evaluation and review technique
PROJECT MANAGE, verb. To carry out project management.
PROJECT MANAGEMENT, noun. Used other than as an idiom: see project,‎ management.
PROJECT MANAGEMENT, noun. (operations) The discipline of organizing and managing resources (e.g. people) in such a way that a project is completed within defined scope, quality, time and cost constraints.
PROJECT MANAGER, noun. One who manages projects.
PROJECT MANAGERS, noun. Plural of project manager

Dictionary definition

PROJECT, noun. Any piece of work that is undertaken or attempted; "he prepared for great undertakings".
PROJECT, noun. A planned undertaking.
PROJECT, verb. Communicate vividly; "He projected his feelings".
PROJECT, verb. Extend out or project in space; "His sharp nose jutted out"; "A single rock sticks out from the cliff".
PROJECT, verb. Transfer (ideas or principles) from one domain into another.
PROJECT, verb. Project on a screen; "The images are projected onto the screen".
PROJECT, verb. Cause to be heard; "His voice projects well".
PROJECT, verb. Draw a projection of.
PROJECT, verb. Make or work out a plan for; devise; "They contrived to murder their boss"; "design a new sales strategy"; "plan an attack".
PROJECT, verb. Present for consideration, examination, criticism, etc.; "He proposed a new plan for dealing with terrorism"; "She proposed a new theory of relativity".
PROJECT, verb. Imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind; "I can't see him on horseback!"; "I can see what will happen"; "I can see a risk in this strategy".
PROJECT, verb. Put or send forth; "She threw the flashlight beam into the corner"; "The setting sun threw long shadows"; "cast a spell"; "cast a warm light".
PROJECT, verb. Throw, send, or cast forward; "project a missile".
PROJECT, verb. Regard as objective.

Wise words

Language is a process of free creation; its laws and principles are fixed, but the manner in which the principles of generation are used is free and infinitely varied. Even the interpretation and use of words involves a process of free creation.
Noam Chomsky