projet

noun
pro·​jet | \ prō-ˈzhā How to pronounce projet (audio) , ˈprō-ˌzhā \
plural projets\ prō-​ˈzhā(z) How to pronounce projet (audio) , ˈprō-​ˌzhā(z) \

Definition of projet

1 : plan especially : a draft of a proposed measure or treaty
2 : a projected or proposed design

Examples of projet in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web At Thursday's meeting, board members will discuss whether to approve the projet's general terms and continue discussions on the development's specific details. Lucas Aulbach, The Courier-Journal, 24 June 2021

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First Known Use of projet

1808, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for projet

French, from Middle French pourget, from pourjeter, projeter, literally, to throw forward, from por- (from Latin porro forward; akin to Greek pro- forward) + jeter to throw — more at for, jet

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“Projet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/projet. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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projet

noun
pro·​jet | \ prō-ˈzhā, -ˈzhet How to pronounce projet (audio) \

Legal Definition of projet

in the civil law of Louisiana : a draft of a proposed code or constitution

History and Etymology for projet

French, literally, plan

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