Synonyms of 'project'
a proposal or plana local development project
a private pension scheme
She met her creditors to propose a plan for making repayments.
Their main job is to preserve health rather than treat illness.
It's a good idea to keep a stock of tins in the cupboard.
They drew up the design in a week.
the programme for reform outlined by the Soviet President
a nationwide retail operation with an exceptional record of growth
Activities range from canoeing to birdwatching.
the government's proposals to abolish free health care
a Russian-American joint venture
Horse breeding is a risky enterprise.
Organizing the show has been a massive undertaking.
I was looking for an occupation which would allow me to travel.
I want to make you a business proposition.
plan of action
to make a prediction based on known data and observationsThe country's population is projected to double in the next fifty years.
They forecast a defeat for the Prime Minister.
We expect the talks will continue until tomorrow.
His personal riches were estimated at over £80 million.
Nobody can predict what will happen.
The sale has been held up because the price is reckoned to be too high.
From this we can calculate the total mass in the galaxy.
See if you can gauge his reaction to the offer.
His projected visit to Washington had to be postponed.
I had been planning a trip to the West Coast.
I propose to spend my entire life travelling.
We may be able to design a course to suit your particular needs.
His life went in the direction that he purposed.
A convention was set up to frame a constitution.
He drafted a standard letter.
The methods outlined in this book are only suggestions.
We devised a scheme to help him.
He contemplated a career as an army medical doctor.
The oil companies were accused of contriving a shortage of gasoline to justify price increases.
to transport in the imaginationShe projects her own thoughts and ideas onto others.
A strong wind is all it would take to displace the stones.
She moved the sheaf of papers into position.
We shifted the vans and used the area for skateboarding.
They attribute their success to external causes such as luck.
Assign the letters of the alphabet their numerical values.
Genetic engineers transpose bits of material from one organism to another.
It is unfair to impute blame to the employees.
to cause (an image) to appear on a surfaceThe hardware can be used for projecting nuclear missiles.
The rocket was launched early this morning.
He shot an arrow into the air.
He spent hours throwing a tennis ball against a wall.
She took a pebble and cast it into the water.
He was tried for unlawfully and dangerously discharging a weapon.
Groups of angry youths hurled stones at police.
The woman flung the cup at him.
The rocket is designed to propel the spacecraft.
to jut outA piece of metal projected out from the side.
Your label's sticking out.
Allow about a quarter of an inch to extend beyond your palm.
Her hair stood out in spikes.
He bulges out of his black T-shirt.
A huge round mass of rock protruded from the water.
The rock wall overhung the path at one point.
The northern end of the island juts out.
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in the sense of activity
any specific action or pursuitActivities range from canoeing to birdwatching.
in the sense of assign
to attribute to a specified causeAssign the letters of the alphabet their numerical values.
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