Synonyms of projection
1 forecastDictionary • the company's sales projections for the next year
forecast • He delivered his election forecast.
estimate • This figure is five times the original estimate.
reckoning • By my reckoning we were seven or eight kilometres away.
prediction • He was unwilling to make a prediction for the coming year.
calculation • He made a quick calculation on a scrap of paper.
estimation • estimations of pre-tax profits of £12.5 million
protrusion • an ugly protrusion on the ankle where the bone had not set properly
bulge • Why won't those bulges on your hips and thighs go?
ledge • She had climbed onto the ledge outside his window
protuberance • a protuberance on the upper jawbone
plan • Draw a plan of the garden.
map • He unfolded the map and set it on the floor.
outline • an outline of a plan to reduce the country's national debt
diagram • a diagram showing the workings of the engine
blueprint • The documents contain a blueprint for a nuclear device.
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blueprintA blueprint of an architect's building plans or a designer's pattern is a photographic print consisting of white lines on a blue background. Blueprints contain all of the information that is needed to build or make something.
• The documents contain a blueprint for a nuclear device.
bulgeBulges are lumps that stick out from a surface which is otherwise flat or smooth.
• Why won't those bulges on your hips and thighs go?
• He made a quick calculation on a scrap of paper.
Thesaurus for projection from the Collins English Thesaurus
the act of projecting or the state of being projected