1. To consider as a possibility.
2. To look at thoughtfully; observe deep in thought.
1. To conceive or fashion in the mind; invent.
2. To create designs.
3. To create the design for; create or execute in an artistic or highly skilled manner.
4. To design something for a specific role or purpose or effect.
5. To intend or have as a purpose.
6. To make a design of; plan out in systematic, often graphic form; SYN. plan.
The conceptual and practical working out of the appearance of an artifact or a building, with special reference to its effective functioning and its esthetic quality.
The term derives from the Italian word disegno, which in Renaissance art theory meant the essential idea of a work of art and the expression of that idea through drawing.
To intend to express, convey, or accomplish
(Irregular preterit, past participle: went, gone).
1. To move away from a place into another direction; SYN. go away, depart.
2. To be spent.
3. To follow a procedure or take a course; SYN. proceed, move.
4. To lead. extend, or afford access; SYN. lead.
5. To pass, fare, or elapse; of a certain state of affairs or action.
6. To be abolished or discarded.
7. To be awarded; be allotted.
8. To be contained in.
9. To be or continue to be in a certain condition.
10. To be ranked or compare.
11. To be sounded, played, or expressed.
1. To design or destine; SYN. destine, designate, specify.
2. To have in mind as a purpose; SYN. mean, think.
ETYM Rare, except in the phrase to mean well, or ill.
(Irregular preterit, past participle: meant).
1. To denote or connote; SYN. intend, signify, stand for.
2. To mean or intend to express or convey; SYN. intend.
3. To destine or designate for a certain purpose.
4. To have a specified degree of importance.
To keep the mind in a state of contemplation; to dwell on anything in thought; to think seriously; to muse; to cogitate; to reflect.
1. When you plan on something, you expect it.
2. When you plan on doing something, you intend to do it.
1. To put or send forth; SYN. cast, contrive, throw.
2. To throw, send, or cast forward; SYN. send off.
3. To transfer from one domain into another, as of ideas and principles.
4. To project on a screen
5. To communicate vividly
6. To cause to be heard
7. To draw a projection of.
8. To present for consideration; SYN. propose.
9. To regard as objective; in psychology; SYN. externalize.
1. To ask (someone) to marry you; SYN. offer, pop the question, propose marriage.
2. To make a proposal, declare a plan for something; SYN. suggest, advise.
1. To reach a decision; SYN. resolve.
2. To propose as an aim to oneself