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English definition of “project”

project

verb [T] (THROW)   /prəˈdʒekt/
to throw something forward or into the air: The device allows you to scoop up a ball and project it some 140 feet. To project is also to speak or sing loudly and clearly: Singers are used to projecting their voices.
(Definition of project verb (THROW) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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