Definition of projector in English:


Syllabification: pro·jec·tor
Pronunciation: /prəˈjektər


  • 1An object that is used to project rays of light, especially an apparatus with a system of lenses for projecting slides or film onto a screen.
    More example sentences
    • Mobile wall panels peel away to reveal film projectors and screens, and shifting lights cast shimmering patterns on the canvas roof.
    • Gone from the center are the 16 mm film projectors, filmstrip projectors and all but one video editing machine of yesteryear.
    • The video projector lit up the screen behind Geoff displaying a schedule for the day.
  • 2 archaic A person who plans and sets up a project or enterprise.
  • 2.1A promoter of a dubious or fraudulent enterprise.

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