Definitions for plan

Definitions for (noun) plan

Main entry: architectural plan, plan

Definition: scale drawing of a structure

Usage: the plans for City Hall were on file

Main entry: design, plan

Definition: an arrangement scheme

Usage: the awkward design of the keyboard made operation difficult; it was an excellent design for living; a plan for seating guests

Main entry: program, programme, plan

Definition: a series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished

Usage: they drew up a six-step plan; they discussed plans for a new bond issue

Definitions for (verb) plan

Main entry: plan

Definition: make plans for something

Usage: He is planning a trip with his family

Main entry: plan, be after

Definition: have the will and intention to carry out some action

Usage: He plans to be in graduate school next year; The rebels had planned turmoil and confusion

Main entry: contrive, design, project, plan

Definition: make or work out a plan for; devise

Usage: They contrived to murder their boss; design a new sales strategy; plan an attack

Main entry: design, plan

Definition: make a design of; plan out in systematic, often graphic form

Usage: design a better mousetrap; plan the new wing of the museum

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