What is the definition of scheme?

Definitions for scheme

  • verb - form intrigues (for) in an underhand manner
  • verb - devise a system or form a scheme for
  • noun - a schematic or preliminary plan
  • noun - an elaborate and systematic plan of action
  • noun - an internal representation of the world; an organization of concepts and actions that can be revised by new information about the world
  • noun - a statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery
  • noun - a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole; "a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going"
  • Pronounciation of scheme

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    Synonyms for scheme

    system schema strategy dodge outline dodging intrigue connive

    Antonyms for scheme

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    Holonyms for scheme

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    Hypernyms for scheme

    internal representation group programme falsehood grouping plan of action falsity representation untruth program mental representation plot plan

    Hyponyms for scheme

    playbook pyramid scheme incentive scheme judicatory ecosystem social system network organism solar system counterterrorism plot waiting game language system judicial system social organization structure web syntax water system contrivance game plan secret plan wheeze judiciary economy social organisation dragnet nonlinear system body rootage stratagem house of cards game incentive program judicature economic system social structure machinery subsystem shebang root system dodge bubble

    Meronyms for scheme

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    Sounds like scheme

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