Projecting in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Projecting

Sticking out. | (psychology) Giving an outward appearance, in order to avoid a direct connection or to disguise or inflate the real essence. | present participle of project

Short Example Sentence for Projecting

  • 1. Thorax not projecting over the head. 🔊
  • 2. Mothers nursed their babes in the dwelling and under its projecting roof. 🔊
  • 3. The litter was set down on the projecting spur by the southwest corner. 🔊
  • 4. She hurried around a projecting corner through a little gate and called again. 🔊
  • 5. Nearly every high projecting rock in my range has one of these nests. 🔊
  • 6. A long, yellow face, with a thick, projecting under lip, peered out. 🔊

How to use Projecting in a Sentence?

  • 1. They generally consist of a submersible bulb with a projecting stem which is graduated. 🔊
  • 2. There were also four windows reserved for projecting a searchlight into the outer darkness. 🔊
  • 3. The right-hand ends of the contact springs are shown projecting beyond the insulating supports. 🔊
  • 4. Reddy was already fastening one end of his lariat to a projecting stone that resembled a saddle-horn. 🔊
  • 5. Far away to the right the great projecting socket of the crater flickered intermittently with a nerve of fire. 🔊
  • 6. Then a projecting stone had caught the bag of his coat, and he was supported in this fashion by the stout fabric. 🔊
  • 7. Then the dishes are cleared away, and the maize is shot out of the wagons beneath the projecting eaves. 🔊
  • 8. Then his foot caught a projecting branch and he fell at full length directly in front of the infuriated animal. 🔊
  • 9. The ends are then cut off short, leaving only about a quarter of an inch of bristle projecting on each side. 🔊
  • 10. A beaklike manubrium malleus composed of anterior projecting external and internal spines extends from the body to the tympanum. 🔊
  • 11. Along the stab the growth is filiform, beaded, with subsequent horizontally projecting ramifications. 🔊
  • 12. Carving should be sparingly used, and is best confined to mouldings, or projecting or terminal ends. 🔊
  • 13. In spite of the great distance we could distinguish the projecting turrets, apparently suspended from the angles of the edifice. 🔊
  • 14. The black walls of the different dwellings rose up dreary and solemn, with spectral-looking pipes dimly projecting from them. 🔊
  • 15. Those in favor of hanging carried the day, so he was led under the projecting limb of a tree and a rope placed around his neck. 🔊
  • 16. This done, he fastened a stout rope round a projecting ledge, so that his companions could follow with ease. 🔊
  • 17. The projecting hooks cause the instruments to take up more room and thus make larger packing boxes necessary than would otherwise be used. 🔊
  • 18. At the other end of their extent they multiplied into a huddle of hunchbacked trees, a wood spreading toward a projecting part of the high coast. 🔊
  • 19. It is usually represented with projecting ears, indicating an acute sense of hearing, in addition to its other supposed extraordinary qualities. 🔊
  • 20. When completed, it is intended to consist of a central part, and two wings projecting at right angles from the extremities of the former. 🔊
  • 21. There were several wooden brackets projecting from the walls, which had probably, at one time, been used to support harness. 🔊
  • 22. The breakers only formed a projecting ridge, something like the southern cape of a bay, which curved round for about two miles or more. 🔊
  • 23. And indeed they could see that the snow-slip, now grown colossal, was making for a projecting point of rock which was dwarf-like in comparison. 🔊
  • 24. The building is rodent proof, and, because of its wide, projecting roof and the fact that it sets off the earth, it is practically moisture proof. 🔊
  • 25. He was a sturdy, thick-set man, florid, confident, masterful, with projecting eyebrows and a chin now beginning its first threat of doubling. 🔊
  • 26. With some protests all those engaged handed their belts to Dan Anderson, who casually flung them over a projecting cedar limb of the fence. 🔊
  • 27. These projecting ends are commonly referred to as ears, and are usually provided with holes or notches into which the connecting wire is fastened by soldering. 🔊
  • 28. A very wild desolate scene it looked as I surveyed it from a projecting spur upon whose summit I rested my blown horse. 🔊
  • 29. When it is so left one and sometimes two runo stalks are set up in the earth on each side of the door leaning against the roof and projecting some 8 feet in the air. 🔊
  • 30. In olden days war-ships used to have a "battering-ram," or projecting beak, at their prow, with which to "ram" other vessels. 🔊
  • 31. So accurate was his topographic knowledge and so great his skill, that late in the afternoon they saw a tall chimney projecting above the water a little ahead. 🔊
  • 32. The four projecting beams at the peak pointed toward and were symbolic of the four points of the compass, where were the paths down which the powers descended to help man. 🔊
  • 33. Invisible to her, I made every effort, from my hiding-place behind a projecting stall, to catch a glimpse of her face, but, alas! 🔊
  • 34. He would have offered to go himself, though he knew the hospital needed him, but that he could feel her projecting a very stone wall of opposition to such a purpose. 🔊