They projected sexual charisma, to be sure, but it was a charisma that was tamed and domesticated for their youngest female fans.
In the mean time, the federal government is projected to make $185 billion in profits over the next ten years from student loans.
He seemed disinclined to fight for the things he and his party had projected.
McGettigan projected boyhood photos of each accuser onto the court's big screen.
NBC projected Walker the winner just 50 minutes after the polls closed, followed closely by Fox News and CNN.
But our projected port is much nearer to its colliery than Chinwangtao.
A suppressed exhilaration rose-tinted every projected scheme.
There was a passage, he remembered, leading back between two buildings, which projected to the sidewalk.
The artist climbed up on the point, which projected over the river.
Part of the advance had been a projected political and religious treaty with the German Protestants.
c.1400, "a plan, draft, scheme," from Latin proiectum "something thrown forth," noun use of neuter of proiectus, past participle of proicere "stretch out, throw forth," from pro- "forward" (see pro-) + combining form of iacere (past participle iactus) "to throw" (see jet (v.)).
Meaning "scheme, proposal, mental plan" is from c.1600. Meaning "group of low-rent apartment buildings" first recorded 1935, American English, short for housing project (1932). Related: Projects. Project manager attested from 1913.
late 15c., "to plan," from Latin proiectus, past participle of proicere (see project (n.)). Sense of "to stick out" is from 1718. Meaning "to cast an image on a screen" is recorded from 1865. Psychoanalytical sense, "attribute to another (unconsciously)" is from 1895 (implied in a use of projective). Meaning "convey to others by one's manner" is recorded by 1955. Related: Projected; projecting.
project proj·ect (prŏj'kt', -ĭkt)
A plan or proposal; a scheme.
An undertaking requiring concerted effort.
To extend forward or out; jut out:
To cause an image to appear on a surface.
In psychology, to externalize and attribute something, such as an emotion, to someone or something else.