Meaning of SCHEME in English

SCHEME

n.

Function: verb

Inflected Form: schemed ; schem · ing

Date: 1749

transitive verb : to form a scheme for

intransitive verb : to form plans also : PLOT , INTRIGUE

– schem · er noun

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