|1.||[ noun ] a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal)|
"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|
"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|
|Related terms:||draw graph diagram plotter|
|6.||[ verb ] (geography) make a plat of|
"Plat the town"
|7.||[ noun ] a chart or map showing the movements or progress of an object|
|Related terms:||chart plat|