Synonyms of projection


1. projection, prediction, anticipation, prevision

usage: a prediction made by extrapolating from past observations

2. projection, visual communication

usage: the projection of an image from a film onto a screen

3. project, projection, plan, program, programme

usage: a planned undertaking

4. projection, structure, construction

usage: any structure that branches out from a central support

5. projection, convex shape, convexity

usage: any solid convex shape that juts out from something

6. projection, defense mechanism, defense reaction, defence mechanism, defence reaction, defense, defence

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

7. projection, acoustic projection, sound projection, acoustic phenomenon

usage: 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"

8. projection, representation

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

9. protrusion, projection, jut, jutting, change of shape

usage: the act of projecting out from something

10. expulsion, projection, ejection, forcing out, propulsion, actuation

usage: the act of expelling or projecting or ejecting

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Definition and meaning of projection (Dictionary)