something intended as a guide for making something else
an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions
the creation of something in the mind
the act of working out the form of something (as by making a sketch or outline or plan)
a decorative or artistic work
a preliminary sketch indicating the plan for something
plan something for a specific role or purpose or effect
make or work out a plan for; devise
create the design for; create or execute in an artistic or highly skilled manner
make a design of; plan out in systematic, often graphic form
conceive or fashion in the mind; invent
To draw preliminary outline or main features of; to sketch for a pattern or model; to delineate; to trace out; to draw.
To mark out and exhibit; to designate; to indicate; to show; to point out; to appoint.
To create or produce, as a work of art; to form a plan or scheme of; to form in idea; to invent; to project; to lay out in the mind; as, a man designs an essay, a poem, a statue, or a cathedral.
To intend or purpose;
To form a design or designs; to plan.
A preliminary sketch; an outline or pattern of the main features of something to be executed, as of a picture, a building, or a decoration; a delineation; a plan.
A plan or scheme formed in the mind of something to be done; preliminary conception; idea intended to be expressed in a visible form or carried into action; intention; purpose;
Specifically, intention or purpose as revealed or inferred from the adaptation of means to an end; as, the argument from design.
The realization of an inventive or decorative plan; esp., a work of decorative art considered as a new creation; conception or plan shown in completed work; as, this carved panel is a fine design, or of a fine design.
The invention and conduct of the subject; the disposition of every part, and the general order of the whole.