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projectionist

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noun pro·jec·tion·ist \prə-ˈjek-sh(ə-)nist\

Simple Definition of projectionist

  • : a person who operates a machine (called a projector) that shows movies on a screen in a theater

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of projectionist

  1. :  one that makes projections: as a :  cartographer b :  a person who operates a motion-picture projector or television equipment

1922

First Known Use of projectionist

1922

Rhymes with projectionist


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