deep-laid


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deep-laid

adj
(of a plot or plan) carefully worked out and kept secret
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Adj.1.deep-laid - secretly and carefully planned; "deep-laid plans"
planned - designed or carried out according to a plan; "the planned outlays for new equipment"
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deep-laid

[ˈdiːpˈleɪd] ADJ [plan] → bien preparado
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A very little reflection has since convinced me that she has a deep-laid scheme against Michael Vanstone in view.
This was a deep-laid scheme, and quite worthy of its author.
A deep-laid scheme, of communicating some important intelligence to Heyward, was driven from his recollection by an emotion which very nearly resembled fear, but which he was fain to believe was admiration.
Pitcher was took with another fever,"--of course he was--"and being fetched by his friends, died the day after he got home,"--of course he did, and out of aggravation; it's part of a deep-laid system.
Or are all the deep-laid schemes of yesterday as stubborn in his heart, and as busy in his brain, as ever?