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design
dɪ'zaɪn
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Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (名) noun
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(名) As a noun
  1. The act of working out the form of something (as by making a sketch or outline or plan).
  2. A decorative or artistic work.
  3. A preliminary sketch indicating the plan for something.
  4. The creation of something in the mind.
  5. An arrangement scheme.
  6. Something intended as a guide for making something else.
  7. An anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions.
(动) As a verb
  1. Intend or have as a purpose.
    • Plan something for a specific role or purpose or effect.
      • Conceive or fashion in the mind; invent.
        • Make or work out a plan for; devise.
        • Make a design of; plan out in systematic, often graphic form.
        • Create the design for; create or execute in an artistic or highly skilled manner.
          • Create designs.
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