plan·​ful | \ ˈplanfəl \

Definition of planful

1 : full of plans : resourceful, scheming a latter-day robber baron, planful, secretive, ruthless— Wolfgang Langewiesche
2 : according to a plan persistent and planful arousing of the mind— Hugo Münsterberg

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Other Words from planful

planfully \ -​fəlē \ adverb
planfulness noun, plural -es

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plan entry 1 + -ful

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“Planful.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 15 December 2019.

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