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scheming

adjective

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scheming

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scheming

verb
present participle of scheme

Synonyms of scheming (Entry 3 of 3)

to engage in a secret plan to accomplish evil or unlawful ends
  • the town inspector had schemed to overlook the contractor's code violations in exchange for a substantial bribe

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The first known use of scheming was in 1741

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“Scheming.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scheming. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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