from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Conniving; crafty.
- adj. Showing or exercising forethought.
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- v. Present participle of design.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Intriguing; artful; scheming.
- n. The act of making designs or sketches; the act of forming designs or plans.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Artful; insidious; intriguing; contriving schemes.
- Synonyms Wily, cunning, crafty, tricky, sly.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. concealing crafty designs for advancing your own interest
- n. the act of working out the form of something (as by making a sketch or outline or plan)
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Although he was closely involved with his assistants 'laboratory work and himself a tireless worker, he granted many of them unusual leeway in designing their own projects and determining working hours.
Of course, there are still some tough technical challenges in designing the overlay hierarchy.
Orbit Books needs your help in designing the most ridiculously bad high-concept SFF book cover in the universe.
I have also learned that Rinsch has met with various nobel prize winning scientists and theorists in designing a world and a narrative that could be scientifically plausible.
It is a factor in designing spacecraft cabins, for example.
His last few posts on the death of the URL and designing from the gut just blew my mind.
- Establishing a “federal health reserve” type entity called a Medical Advisory Council that would assist in designing minimum standard benefits
The engineers did their job in designing a great service.
This trend away from the overhead of a relational database, which stressed completeness, to the emerging distributed key-value stores that stress scale, represents a shift in designing web architectures.