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map out

vb
(tr, adverb) to plan or design: to map out a route.
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.map out - plan, delineate, or arrange in detailmap out - plan, delineate, or arrange in detail; "map one's future"
contrive, design, plan, project - make or work out a plan for; devise; "They contrived to murder their boss"; "design a new sales strategy"; "plan an attack"
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Translations
يَضَعُ خُطَّةً مُفَصَّلَه
rozplánovat
planlægge
kitervez
skipuleggja
podrobne naplánovať
ayrıntılı olarak plânlamak

w>map out

vt sep
(lit) = map VT
(fig: = plan) → entwerfen; the essay is well mapped outder Aufsatz ist gut angelegt; the conference schedule was all mapped out in advanceder Zeitplan für die Konferenz war schon im Voraus genau festgelegt; he has mapped out what he will doer hat bereits geplant, was er tun wird
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

map

(mӕp) noun
1. a drawing or plan, in outline, of (any part of) the surface of the earth, with various features shown (usually roads, rivers, seas, towns etc). a map of the world; a road map.
2. a similar type of drawing showing eg the surface of the moon, the position of the stars in the sky etc.
verbpast tense, past participle mapped
to make a map of (an area). Africa was mapped by many different explorers.
map out
to plan (a route, course of action etc) in detail. to map out a route/journey.
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Keegan was hauled in to a six-man summit at law offices in London's Fleet Street to "map out" a plan for the next three years.
Two African stars teamed up yesterday to map out their futures with Dundee United.