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scheme
skiːm
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A schematic or preliminary plan.
  2. An elaborate and systematic plan of action.
  3. An internal representation of the world; an organization of concepts and actions that can be revised by new information about the world.
  4. A statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery.
  5. A group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole.
(动) As a verb
  1. Form intrigues (for) in an underhand manner.
  2. Devise a system or form a scheme for.
Hyphenationscheme
Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb
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招数zhāoshùmove (in chess, on stage, in martial arts); gambit; trick; scheme; movement; same as 着数
算计suànjito reckon; to calculate; to plan; to expect; to scheme
着数zhāoshùmove (in chess, on stage, in martial arts); gambit; trick; scheme; movement; same as 招数
guīcompass; a rule; regulation; to admonish; to plan; to scheme
算盘suànpánabacus; plan; scheme
móuto plan; to seek; scheme
diagram; picture; drawing; chart; map; to plan; to scheme; to attempt; to pursue; to seek
机关jīguānmechanism; gear; machine-operated; office; agency; organ; organization; establishment; institution; body; strategum; scheme; intrigue; plot; trick
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