retroject

transitive verb
ret·​ro·​ject | \ ˈre‧trəˌjekt sometimes ˈrē‧t- \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of retroject

: to project into the past retroject an hallucination into one's childhood

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Other Words from retroject

retrojection \ ˌ⸗⸗ˈjekshən \ noun, plural -s

History and Etymology for retroject

retro- + -ject (as in project)

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“Retroject.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/retroject. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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