designing

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adjective de·sign·ing \di-ˈzī-niŋ\

Definition of designing

  1. 1 :  practicing forethought

  2. 2 :  crafty, scheming falling into the snares of a designing enemy — Charles Dickens

Examples of designing in a sentence

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

1641

First Known Use of designing

1641


DESIGNING Defined for English Language Learners

designing

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adjective de·sign·ing \di-ˈzī-niŋ\

Definition of designing for English Language Learners

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



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