Synonyms of project


1. undertaking, project, task, labor, work

usage: any piece of work that is undertaken or attempted; "he prepared for great undertakings"

2. project, projection, plan, program, programme

usage: a planned undertaking


1. project, communicate, intercommunicate

usage: communicate vividly; "He projected his feelings"

2. stick out, protrude, jut out, jut, project

usage: extend out or project in space; "His sharp nose jutted out"; "A single rock sticks out from the cliff"

3. project, transmit, transfer, transport, channel, channelize, channelise

usage: transfer (ideas or principles) from one domain into another

4. project, show

usage: project on a screen; "The images are projected onto the screen"

5. project, cause to be perceived

usage: cause to be heard; "His voice projects well"

6. project, draw

usage: draw a projection of

7. plan, project, contrive, design, create by mental act, create mentally

usage: make or work out a plan for; devise; "They contrived to murder their boss"; "design a new sales strategy"; "plan an attack"

8. project, propose, plan

usage: present for consideration, examination, criticism, etc.; "He proposed a new plan for dealing with terrorism"; "She proposed a new theory of relativity"

9. visualize, visualise, envision, project, fancy, see, figure, picture, image, imagine, conceive of, ideate, envisage

usage: 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"

10. project, cast, contrive, throw, send, direct

usage: 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"

11. project, send off, propel, impel

usage: throw, send, or cast forward; "project a missile"

12. project, externalize, externalise, impute, ascribe, assign, attribute

usage: regard as objective

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Definition and meaning of project (Dictionary)