according to plan

Definition of according to plan

  1. :  the way something is supposed to be Not everything at the show went according to plan.

Word by Word Definitions

accordplay according
  1. :  to grant or give especially as appropriate, due, or earned

    :  to bring into agreement :  reconcile

    :  to be consistent or in harmony :  agree

  1. :  agreement, conformity

    :  a formal reaching of agreement :  compact, treaty

    :  voluntary or spontaneous impulse to act

planplay
  1. :  a drawing or diagram drawn on a plane: such as

    :  a top or horizontal view of an object

    :  a large-scale map of a small area

  1. :  to arrange the parts of :  design

    :  to devise or project the realization or achievement of

    :  to have in mind :  intend


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