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contriving

verb , present participle of contrive

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1 to create or think of by clever use of the imagination
  • contrived abstract metal sculptures using old household utensils
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2 to engage in a secret plan to accomplish evil or unlawful ends
  • the mischievous boys were always contriving and trying to pull the prank that would be the talk of the school
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