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'scheme'

Overview of noun scheme
1. scheme, strategy -- (an elaborate and systematic plan of action)

2. dodge, dodging, scheme -- (a statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery)

3. system, scheme -- (a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole; "a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going")

4. schema, scheme -- (an internal representation of the world; an organization of concepts and actions that can be revised by new information about the world)

5. outline, schema, scheme -- (a schematic or preliminary plan)


Overview of verb scheme
1. scheme, intrigue, connive -- (form intrigues (for) in an underhand manner)

2. scheme -- (devise a system or form a scheme for)



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