Projects (slang)

Type: noun, slang

Pronunciation: /praw-jects/

Related: The Hood, Section 8, Project housing

What does Projects mean?

Government assisted housing.

Projects Synonyms: Section 8, The Hood, Ghetto, Slums, Hood, Trenches

Example sentence: “My OG grew up in the BX projects.”

Projects in songs:

“Straight out the projects, no fakin’, just honest” – J. Cole, MIDDLE CHILD.

Projects tore up, gang signs get thrown up” – Kendrick Lamar, ​m.A.A.d city.

“I ain’t in the projects, but all my bricks is up” – Nicki Minaj, No Frauds.

“We went from chillin’ in the projects to makin’ projects” – A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, Drowning.

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