1. [ noun ] a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal)
Synonyms: game secret_plan

"they concocted a plot to discredit the governor" "I saw through his little game from the start"

Related terms: scheme conspiracy intrigue counterplot
2. [ noun ] (geography) a small area of ground covered by specific vegetation
Synonyms: patch plot_of_ground

"a bean plot" "a cabbage patch" "a briar patch"

Related terms: tract garden bed
3. [ verb ] plan secretly, usually something illegal

"They plotted the overthrow of the government"

Related terms: plan conspire scheme counterplot schemer
4. [ noun ] (writing) the story that is told in a novel or play or movie etc.

"the characters were well drawn but the plot was banal"

Related terms: story action storyline
5. [ verb ] make a schematic or technical drawing of that shows how things work or how they are constructed
Synonyms: diagram
Related terms: draw graph diagram plotter
6. [ verb ] (geography) make a plat of
Synonyms: plat

"Plat the town"

Related terms: map
7. [ noun ] a chart or map showing the movements or progress of an object
Related terms: chart plat
Similar spelling:   Plott