Synonyms for project

Synonyms for (noun) project

Synonyms: undertaking, task, labor, project

Definition: any piece of work that is undertaken or attempted

Usage: he prepared for great undertakings

Similar words: work

Definition: activity directed toward making or doing something

Usage: she checked several points needing further work


Synonyms: project, projection

Definition: a planned undertaking

Similar words: program, programme, plan

Definition: a series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished

Usage: they drew up a six-step plan; they discussed plans for a new bond issue

Synonyms for (verb) project

Synonyms: project, propose

Definition: present for consideration, examination, criticism, etc.

Usage: He proposed a new plan for dealing with terrorism; She proposed a new theory of relativity

Similar words: plan

Definition: make plans for something

Usage: He is planning a trip with his family


Synonyms: externalise, externalize, project

Definition: regard as objective

Similar words: impute, ascribe, assign, attribute

Definition: attribute or credit to

Usage: We attributed this quotation to Shakespeare; People impute great cleverness to cats


Synonyms: project

Definition: communicate vividly

Usage: He projected his feelings

Similar words: communicate, intercommunicate

Definition: transmit thoughts or feelings

Usage: He communicated his anxieties to the psychiatrist


Synonyms: project

Definition: transfer (ideas or principles) from one domain into another

Similar words: channel, channelise, channelize, transfer, transmit, transport

Definition: send from one person or place to another

Usage: transmit a message


Synonyms: send off, project

Definition: throw, send, or cast forward

Usage: project a missile

Similar words: impel, propel

Definition: cause to move forward with force

Usage: Steam propels this ship


Synonyms: cast, contrive, throw, project

Definition: put or send forth

Usage: She threw the flashlight beam into the corner; The setting sun threw long shadows; cast a spell; cast a warm light

Similar words: send, direct

Definition: cause to go somewhere

Usage: The explosion sent the car flying in the air; She sent her children to camp; He directed all his energies into his dissertation


Synonyms: figure, envision, fancy, project, picture, see, image, visualise, visualize

Definition: imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind

Usage: I can't see him on horseback!; I can see what will happen; I can see a risk in this strategy

Similar words: envisage, conceive of, ideate, imagine

Definition: form a mental image of something that is not present or that is not the case

Usage: Can you conceive of him as the president?


Synonyms: contrive, design, project, plan

Definition: make or work out a plan for; devise

Usage: They contrived to murder their boss; design a new sales strategy; plan an attack

Similar words: create by mental act, create mentally

Definition: create mentally and abstractly rather than with one's hands


Synonyms: project

Definition: draw a projection of

Similar words: draw

Definition: represent by making a drawing of, as with a pencil, chalk, etc. on a surface

Usage: She drew an elephant; Draw me a horse


Synonyms: project

Definition: project on a screen

Usage: The images are projected onto the screen

Similar words: show

Definition: make visible or noticeable

Usage: She showed her talent for cooking; Show me your etchings, please


Synonyms: project

Definition: cause to be heard

Usage: His voice projects well

Similar words: cause to be perceived

Definition: have perceptible qualities