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 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.
Or are all the deep-laid schemes of yesterday as stubborn in his heart, and as busy in his brain, as ever?
A very little reflection has since convinced me that she has a deep-laid scheme against Michael Vanstone in view.
I shouldn't wonder if they don't think our coming here was part of a deep-laid scheme to be near our ancestors.
This was a deep-laid scheme, and quite worthy of its author.