|1.||[ adjective ] concealing crafty designs for advancing your own interest|
"a selfish and designing nation obsessed with the dark schemes of European intrigue"- W.Churchill "a scheming wife" "a scheming gold digger"
|2.||[ noun ] the act of working out the form of something (as by making a sketch or outline or plan)|
"he contributed to the design of a new instrument"
|Related terms:||creating_by_mental_acts planning design design|