design[ dih-zahyn ]SEE DEFINITION OF design
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I'll send young Rapson, the architect, along to make a design.
They are apprehensive that Mr. Lovelace will be there with design to come home with me.
The mosaic border to the frame is quite unique in its design.
It was a thing that happened; there was no design in it; that would have been out of character.
Your design is great and noble; and I doubt not but God will bless you in it.
The design of the cable was a subject of experiment by Professor Morse and others.
But I should have been glad to know whether it had been produced by design or accident.
Then the artist took a separate sheet of bronze for his design.
Paul acknowledged the truth, but told him the design with which he had done it.
He could detect a design upon it when nobody else had any perception of the fact.
1540s, from Latin designare "mark out, devise, choose, designate, appoint," from de- "out" (see de-) + signare "to mark," from signum "a mark, sign" (see sign (n.)). Originally in English with the meaning now attached to designate; many modern uses of design are metaphoric extensions. Related: Designed; designing.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DESIGN
- agree to
- come to terms
- get act together
- get ready
- hammer out a deal
- iron out
- lay out
- line up
- make a connection
- make ready
- map out
- pull a wire
- pull things together
- set stage
- shape up
- work out
- work out a deal