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

    outline dodging schema system strategy dodge intrigue connive

    Antonyms for scheme

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    Holonyms for scheme

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    Hypernyms for scheme

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

    Hyponyms for scheme

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

    Meronyms for scheme

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    Sounds like scheme

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