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designed

adjective

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designed

verb
past tense of design

Synonyms of designed (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to have in mind as a purpose or goal
  • early on she had designed to a top position in a major insurance company

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2 to work out the details of (something) in advance
  • the foreman designed a better layout for the factory floor to improve efficiency

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“Designed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/designed. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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