Definitions of plan

  1.   scale drawing of a structure the plans for City Hall were on file
  2.   have the will and intention to carry out some action He plans to be in graduate school next year The rebels had planned turmoil and confusion
  3.   make or work out a plan for devise They contrived to murder their boss design a new sales strategy plan an attack
  4.   an arrangement scheme the awkward design of the keyboard made operation difficult it was an excellent design for living a plan for seating guests
  5.   make a design of plan out in systematic often graphic form design a better mousetrap plan the new wing of the museum
  6.   a series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished they drew up a six step plan they discussed plans for a new bond issue
  7.   make plans for something He is planning a trip with his family
  8.   A draught or form properly a representation drawn on a plane as a map or a chart especially a top view as of a machine or the representation or delineation of a horizontal section of anything as of a building a graphic representation a diagram
  9.   A scheme devised a method of action or procedure expressed or described in language a project as the plan of a constitution the plan of an expedition
  10.   A method a way of procedure a custom
  11.   To form a delineation of to draught to represent as by a diagram
  12.   To scheme to devise to contrive to form in design as to plan the conquest of a country
  13.   A drawing on a flat surface showing the parts of anything as the plan of a building etc scheme or project
  14.   To make a sketch of form in design outline arrange beforehand
  15.   Planned
  16.   Planning
  17.   To scheme to arrange beforehand
  18.   Planner
  19.   A drawing of anything on a plane or flat surface a ground plot of a building a scheme or project a contrivance
  20.   To make a sketch of on a flat surface to form in design pr p planning pa t and pa p planned
  21.   Design ground plot scheme
  22.   To design draw as a plan
  23.   To contrive design propose
  24.   A method design
  25.   An outline sketch draft
  26.   A mode of action
  27.   A draught properly on a plane surface draught in horizontal section of a building or of any projected work on paper a scheme devised method
  28.   To form a draught of any intended work to scheme or to devise
  29.   A drawing or representation of anything on a flat surface a ground plot of a building a sketch a design a scheme
  30.   To form a sketch or representation of any intended work on a flat surface to devise or scheme

Quotes of plan

  1. It is past time for Republican leadership to answer for record deficits and reckless spending both in Iraq and in the U S It's time for a plan to bring our troops home – Sherrod Brown
  2. I wanted to star in a western opposite Robert Redford That was my plan for my life – Dyan Cannon
  3. Altman works in such an interesting way letting things occur in the film even if he didn't particularly plan them – Julie Christie
  4. Unhappiness is something we are never taught about we are taught to expect happiness but never a Plan B to use to use when the happiness doesn't arrive – Doug Coupland
  5. You would give up your career if you lost your voice for good or if the impresarios stopped calling or the audiences stopped coming But as long as those things are there I don't plan to stop There is nothing that makes me feel better than to be with my public – Celia Cruz
  6. A goal without a plan is just a wish – Larry Elder
  7. I don't plan a career That doesn't work for me I just have to go with my gut – Ralph Fiennes
  8. I draw a weekly comic strip called Life in Hell which is syndicated in about 250 newspapers That's what I did before The Simpsons and what I plan to do for the rest of my life – Matt Groening
  9. Yet the whole preamble of the second authorization act for the Marshall Plan showed the direction Congress was ready to take about breaking down barriers within Europe – W. Averell Harriman
  10. The magic was in the Marshall Plan itself It provided an opportunity for appealing and constructive work In a sense the mission chiefs were given the opportunity to help act as architects for the new Europe that was envisioned – Paul Hoffman
  11. Another goal is to look to the resources we have and to see how we could do better to plan in a sense for the faculty and infrastructure that we will need to study Asia well into the 21st century – William Kirby
  12. Crystallize your goals Make a plan for achieving them and set yourself a deadline Then with supreme confidence determination and disregard for obstacles and other people's criticisms carry out your plan – Paul J. Meyer
  13. People commonly educate their children as they build their houses according to some plan they think beautiful without considering whether it is suited to the purposes for which they are designed – Mary Wortley Montagu
  14. My ambition is to do a good job I never plan anything – Ilie Nastase
  15. I do plan to return to golf one day I just don't know when that day will be – Tiger Woods

Usage examples for plan

  1. Now what plan of life should you have – Stray Thoughts for Girls by Lucy H. M. Soulsby
  2. It is the only plan – Pamela Giraud by Honore de Balzac
  3. “ An' it 's the only plan 'at 's fair to them my lord – Malcolm by George MacDonald
  4. Because if you feel that way I will try to arrange some other plan – The Boy With the U. S. Survey by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  5. Your plan is the best – Jack Haydon's Quest by John Finnemore
  6. Now I'll tell you what Marie let's plan something nice for this evening – Patty's Suitors by Carolyn Wells
  7. But let us think of some other plan – Calderon The Courtier A Tale by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  8. But Freyo had a plan in mind – The Green Forest Fairy Book by Loretta Ellen Brady
  9. At least that was the plan – Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom by Cory Doctorow
  10. We'll soon know if Jadar's plan has a chance – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  11. Now run along and let us talk over a plan I have – A Dear Little Girl at School by Amy E. Blanchard
  12. Well I guess it would be a good plan – Gypsy's Cousin Joy by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
  13. “ I think that will be a very nice plan she told him – A Dear Little Girl at School by Amy E. Blanchard
  14. Let me think let me plan – Wives and Widows; or The Broken Life by Ann S. Stephens
  15. He thinks it would be a good plan for you – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  16. “ That's our plan too – The Princess Passes by Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson
  17. “ I have a little plan in my head – Wych Hazel by Susan and Anna Warner
  18. We will promised Mr Bobbsey but when the next day came the plan of the Bobbseys had to be changed – The Bobbsey Twins in a Great City by Laura Lee Hope
  19. Nobody was ever there at this hour of the day and he sat down on his bed to think and plan – The Secret Chamber at Chad by Evelyn Everett-Green
  20. Let me know your plan – M. or N. "Similia similibus curantur." by G.J. Whyte-Melville

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