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de·sign·ing

 (dĭ-zī′nĭng)
adj.
1. Conniving; crafty.
2. Showing or exercising forethought.

de·sign′ing·ly adv.

designing

(dɪˈzaɪnɪŋ)
adj
artful and scheming; conniving; crafty
deˈsigningly adv

de•sign•ing

(dɪˈzaɪ nɪŋ)

adj.
1. scheming; crafty.
2. showing or using forethought.
[1610–20]
de•sign′ing•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.designing - the act of working out the form of something (as by making a sketch or outline or plan)designing - 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"
creating by mental acts - the act of creating something by thinking
planning - the act or process of drawing up plans or layouts for some project or enterprise
Adj.1.designing - concealing crafty designs for advancing your own interestdesigning - 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"
artful - marked by skill in achieving a desired end especially with cunning or craft; "the artful dodger"; "an artful choice of metaphors"

designing

adjective scheming, plotting, intriguing, crooked (informal), shrewd, conspiring, cunning, sly, astute, treacherous, unscrupulous, devious, wily, crafty, artful, conniving, Machiavellian, deceitful He was trapped into marriage by a designing witch.

designing

adjective
Coldly planning to achieve selfish aims:
Translations
تَصْميم
návrhářstvíprojektování
formgivningkonstruktiontegning
hönnun
návrhárstvo
model yaratma

designing

[dɪˈzaɪnɪŋ]
A. ADJintrigante
B. Ndiseño m, el diseñar

designing

designing

[dɪˈzaɪnɪŋ] adj (scheming) → astuto/a, intrigante

design

(diˈzain) verb
to invent and prepare a plan of (something) before it is built or made. A famous architect designed this building.
noun
1. a sketch or plan produced before something is made. a design for a dress.
2. style; the way in which something has been made or put together. It is very modern in design; I don't like the design of that building.
3. a pattern etc. The curtains have a flower design on them.
4. a plan formed in the mind; (an) intention. Our holidays coincided by design and not by accident.
deˈsigner noun
a person who makes designs or patterns. He is the designer of the yacht.
deˈsigning noun
the art of making designs or patterns. dress-designing.
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