Definitions of plot

  1. To form a scheme of mischief against another; to contrive a plan; to scheme.
  2. To plan; form a plot; conspire.
  3. To make a plot, map, pr plan, of; to mark the position of on a plan; to delineate.
  4. To plan; to scheme; to devise; to contrive secretly.
  5. To lay plans for; scheme; as, to plot a crime; make a plan or map of; to locate or show on a map or chart.
  6. To make a plan of:- pr. p. plotting; pa. t. and pa. p. plotted.
  7. To devise:- pr. p. plotting; pa. t. and pa. p. plotted.
  8. To make a map of, as lots or plots; divide off in plots.
  9. To form a scheme of mischief against another, especially against a government or those who administer it; to conspire.
  10. To contrive a plan or stratagem; to scheme.
  11. To scheme; form a plan; as, to plot against one's enemy.
  12. To scheme: to form a scheme of mischief: to conspire.
  13. To scheme; conspire.
  14. plan secretly, usually something illegal; " They plotted the overthrow fo the government"
  15. To make a plan of.
  16. To plan; to contrivo.
  17. To make a plan on paper.
  18. To plan or devise; to conspire against those in authority; to form a seheme of mischied affecting another.
  19. Plotting.
  20. a small area of ground covered by specific vegetation; " a bean plot"; " a cabbage patch"; " a briar patch"
  21. a chart or map showing the movements or progress of an object
  22. a secret scheme to do something ( especially something underhand or illegal); " they concocted a plot to discredit the governor"; " I saw through his little game from the start"
  23. make a schematic or technical drawing of that shows how things work or how they are constructed
  24. A small extent of ground; a plat; as, a garden plot.
  25. A plantation laid out.
  26. A plan or draught of a field, farm, estate, etc., drawn to a scale.
  27. Any scheme, stratagem, secret design, or plan, of a complicated nature, adapted to the accomplishment of some purpose, usually a treacherous and mischievous one; a conspiracy; an intrigue; as, the Rye- house Plot.
  28. A share in such a plot or scheme; a participation in any stratagem or conspiracy.
  29. Contrivance; deep reach of thought; ability to plot or intrigue.
  30. A plan; a purpose.
  31. In fiction, the story of a play, novel, romance, or poem, comprising a complication of incidents which are gradually unfolded, sometimes by unexpected means.
  32. A small area of ground; a ground plan; a diagram; a plat; a scheme, conspiracy, or plan; the plan or main story in a play, novel, etc.
  33. Plotter.
  34. A small piece of ground.
  35. A complicated scheme: a conspiracy: stratagem: the chain of incidents in the story of a play, etc.
  36. Conspiracy; scheme; story of a play, & c.
  37. A secret plan; conspiracy.
  38. The plan of a story, play, or poem.
  39. A piece of ground set apart; lot; parcel.
  40. A surveyors map, as of lots.
  41. A plat or small extent of ground; a plan of a field, farm, & c., draughted out.
  42. Any scheme or plan of a complicated nature; a secret conspiracy; intrigue; stratagem; the story of a play, as gradually developed. & c.
  43. A small extent of ground; the ground occupied by a building; a plan or draft on paper.
  44. The design of a future action; a secret scheme or design; a conspiracy; the knot or train of incidents developed in a story or a play; an intrigue.
  45. Plotted.
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