best-laid plans

Definition of best-laid plans

:the most carefully made plans
  • Even the best-laid plans sometimes go wrong.

Word by Word Definitions

plan play plans
  1. : a drawing or diagram drawn on a plane: such as

  2. : a top or horizontal view of an object

  3. : a large-scale map of a small area

  1. : to arrange the parts of : design

  2. : to devise or project the realization or achievement of

  3. : to have in mind : intend

  1. : flat

  2. : flat and


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