Synonyms for designing

Synonyms for (noun) designing

Synonyms: design, designing

Definition: the act of working out the form of something (as by making a sketch or outline or plan)

Usage: he contributed to the design of a new instrument

Similar words: creating by mental acts

Definition: the act of creating something by thinking

Synonyms for (adjective) designing

Synonyms: designing, scheming

Definition: concealing crafty designs for advancing your own interest

Usage: a selfish and designing nation obsessed with the dark schemes of European intrigue- W.Churchill; a scheming wife; a scheming gold digger

Similar words: artful

Definition: marked by skill in achieving a desired end especially with cunning or craft

Usage: the artful dodger; an artful choice of metaphors