Book page Posted by kitt at 22:18 on 5 May 2005
Projecting, according to the Merriam Webster online dictionary, verb uses, definition 8:
8 : to attribute (one's own ideas, feelings, or characteristics) to other people or to objectsI do this all the time, probably to my detriment. I project my situations and experiences onto other people all the time. I assume everyone is smarter, faster, more clever, prettier, and everything-else-er than I am. I also tend to cross the net more than I should.