Meaning of PROJECTION in English

PROJECTION

■ noun

1》 an estimate or forecast based on present trends.

2》 the projecting of an image, sound, etc.

3》 the presentation or promotion of someone or something in a particular way.

↘a mental image viewed as reality.

4》 the unconscious transfer of one's own desires or emotions to another person.

5》 a protruding thing.

6》 a map or diagram made by projecting a given figure, area, etc.

Derivatives

~ist noun

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