What does the word projection mean?

  • A defense mechanism, operating unconsciously, whereby that which is emotionally unacceptable in the self is rejected and attributed ( projected) to others.

  • A part which juts out or is prominent.

Usage examples for projection

  1. Marked projection is recorded as 11 per cent. – A Racial Study of the Fijians by Norman E. Gabel
  2. Who- who do you want present in the projection room? – The Film Mystery by Arthur B. Reeve

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