Translation of "project" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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projectnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈprɒdʒ.ekt/ us /ˈprɑː.dʒekt/

B2 a piece of planned work or an activity that is finished over a period of time and intended to achieve a particular purpose

the Kings Cross housing project 国王十字路口的住宅项目
a scientific research project 科研项目
Her latest project is a film based on the life of a 19th-century music hall star. 她最近计划拍摄一部关于一名19世纪音乐厅歌星一生的影片。
My next project is decorating the kitchen. 我下一步计划装修厨房。

A2 a study of a particular subject done over a period of time, especially by students

He's doing a class project on pollution. 他正在做一个有关污染的学校课题。
In our third year at college everyone had to do a special project. 大学三年级时,每个人必须做一项专题研究。

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uk /prəˈdʒekt/ us /prəˈdʒekt/

project verb (CALCULATE)

[ T usually passive ] to calculate an amount or number expected in the future from information already known

[ + to infinitive ] Government spending is projected to rise by three percent next year. 明年政府的支出预计将增加3%。

project verb (THROW)

[ T ] to throw or direct something forwards, with force

90 percent of the projected missiles will hit their target. 发射的导弹90%将命中目标。
project your voice

to sing or speak loudly and clearly

It's a big theatre so you really have to project your voice if you're going to be heard at the back. 这是一个大剧院,所以如果你想让后排的人听见就必须放开你的喉咙。

project verb (MAKE AN IMAGE)

[ T ] to cause a film, image, or light to appear on a screen or other surface

Laser images were projected onto a screen. 激光图像被投射到了屏幕上。

[ T ] specialized psychology to wrongly imagine that someone else is feeling a particular emotion or desire when in fact it is you who feels this way

I suspect he's projecting his fears onto you. 我猜他是把他的恐惧往你身上安。

[ T ] If you project a particular quality, that quality is what most people notice about you.

Recently the president has sought to project a much tougher image. 最近这位总统努力塑造一个更强硬的形象。

project verb (STICK OUT)

[ I + adv/prep ] to stick out over an edge or from a surface

The hotel dining room projects out over the water. 这家旅馆的餐厅突出到水面上方。

(Translation of “project” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)