Definition of projecting:
propelling (part of speech: verb)
The neck is short, the arms and body have no particular mark of beauty or elegance in their formation, but are rather clumsy; and the limbs in all are very small in proportion to the other parts, and crooked or ill- made, with large feet badly shaped, and projecting ancles.- "A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 16", Robert Kerr.
- "The Flying Stingaree", Harold Leland Goodwin.
- "No Thoroughfare", Charles Dickens and Wilkie Collins.