designing

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

de·sign·ing

adjective \di-ˈzī-niŋ\

: having plans to get something in a way that is not honest or fair

Full Definition of DESIGNING

1
:  practicing forethought
2
:  crafty, scheming <falling into the snares of a designing enemy — Charles Dickens>

Examples of DESIGNING

  1. <he suspected his new admirer of being a designing woman who only wanted his money>

First Known Use of DESIGNING

1653

Rhymes with DESIGNING

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