PROJECTION in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of PROJECTION
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projection
 n.  plan for anticipated course of action; thing that extends outward beyond a prevailing line or surface
Example Sentence: (210 in 15 pages)
1  The soup and fish were in the last stage of projection, and the cook hung over her crucibles in a frame of mind and body threatening spontaneous combustion.
2  In this site you will see how a projection system works and some different ways to make your own projector.
3  However, his projection is always a delusion, not a reality.
4  If this project fails it will affect not only our department, but also the whole organization.
5  His involvement with the project began when he was on secondment from NASA to the European Space Agency.
6  The project will only go ahead if they can raise the necessary finance.
7  The project is already well underway.
8  The tunnel project has already fallen behind schedule.
9  A tremendous amount of work has gone into the project.
10  The law requires a detailed analysis of the potential impact on the environment of a proposed project.
11  The project aims to provide an analysis of children's emotions.
12  Our company has tied up with another firm to support the project.
13  In the election of a wife, as in a project of war, to err but once is to be undone for ever.
14  Assume that the additional information predicted project success.
15  The project was suspended because of the shortage of fund.
Classic Sentence: (142 in 10 pages)
1  This bossy projection of earth above its natural level occupied the loftiest ground of the loneliest height that the heath contained.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: 2 Humanity Appears upon the Scene, Hand in Hand with Trouble
2  It represented an alert, sharp-featured simian man, with thick eyebrows and a very peculiar projection of the lower part of the face, like the muzzle of a baboon.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In VIII. THE ADVENTURE OF THE SIX NAPOLEONS
3  Glancing upward, I saw the aperture, a small blue disk, in which a star was visible, while little Weena's head showed as a round black projection.
The Time Machine By H. G. Wells
Get Context   In VI
4  He took a kite-line from his pocket, tied it to a projection, and he and Becky started, Tom in the lead, unwinding the line as he groped along.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXI
5  "And he who says in 'projection,' means already decided," said Debray.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 40. The Breakfast.
6  To climb a vertical surface, and to find points of support where hardly a projection was visible, was play to Jean Valjean.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII—THE INTERIOR OF DESPAIR
7  The pile of rubbish formed a sort of projection at the water's edge, which was prolonged in a promontory as far as the wall of the quay.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER III—THE "SPUN" MAN
8  The ladies had passed near it in their way along the valley, but it was screened from their view at home by the projection of a hill.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER 7
9  He seated himself on a projection of the rocks, whence he gave no other signs of consciousness than by the struggles of his spirit, as manifested in frequent and heavy sighs.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 6
10  Tientietnikov in no way regretted this, for he could now devote himself wholly to the projection of a great work on Russia.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol
Get Context   In PART 2: CHAPTER I
11  But Jo frowned upon the whole project and would have nothing to do with it at first.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-SIX
12  But Jo had made up her mind, and after pondering over a project for some days, she confided it to her mother.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-TWO
13  There was no arguing upon such a project.
Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 18
14  I suppose Catherine fulfilled her project, for the next sentence took up another subject: she waxed lachrymose.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
15  His first act was to elevate his torch to a level with my face, squint malignantly, project his under-lip, and turn away.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIII