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 scheme scheme

noun

  • ( ) an elaborate and systematic plan of action  ( scheme, strategy )
    an elaborate and systematic plan of action
  • ( ) a statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery  ( dodge, dodging, scheme )
    a statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery
  • a schematic or preliminary plan  ( outline, schema, scheme )
    a schematic or preliminary plan
  • an internal representation of the world; an organization of concepts and actions that can be revised by new information about the world  ( schema, scheme )
    an internal representation of the world; an organization of concepts and actions that can be revised by new information about the world
  • a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole  ( scheme, system )
    a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole
     a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going
    a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going
  • verb

  • ( ) form intrigues (for) in an underhand manner  ( connive, intrigue, scheme )
    form intrigues (for) in an underhand manner
  • devise a system or form a scheme for  ( scheme )
    devise a system or form a scheme for


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