NounPlan (plural Plans)
- A drawing showing technical details of a building, machine, etc., with unwanted details omitted, and often using symbols rather than detailed drawing to represent doors, valves, etc.
- A set of intended actions, through which one expects to achieve a goal.
- A 2-dimensional drawing of a building as seen from above with obscuring or irrelevant details such as roof removed, or of a floor of a building, revealing the internal layout; as distinct from the elevation.
- (transitive) To design a building, machine, etc.
- (transitive) To create a plan for.
- (transitive) To intend.
Adjectives for Plan
architectural; hazy; delectable; comprehensive; ill-contrived; parricidal;; extempore; logical; homely; deferred; startling; intricate; makeshift; deliberate; concerted; showy; ambitious; feasible; cherished; immediate; tentative; denominational; trivial; careful; elaborate; insecure; sundry (plural); inscrutable; execrable; frugal; mercenary; eternal; complicated; primitive; frantic; oft-advanced; definite; extended; weird; detailed; welfare; harmonious; enthusiastic; proved; insurrectionary; simple; daring; grandiose; unproductive; long-concealed; tyrannical; far-trumpeted; solid; subtle; clean-cut; different; merchandising; unbelievable; profit-sharing; odd; cooperative; sensational; thrilling; guaranteed; confidential; startling; unusual; powerful; business; stimulating; certified; mail-order; ex-, elusive; helpful; money-making; sales; new; easy; amazing; premium; business-building; selling; unique; coupon; original; complete; astounding; trade; starting; consistent; uttered; foolish; futile; extensive; complex; ultra-modern; vacation; treacherous; rational; intimate; exclusive; pensive; equitable; sagacious; low; time; payment; quixotic; indivisible; cohesive; philanthropic; meritorious; respective; apparent; eternal; widespread; treadmill; miscarried; nefarious; strict; consecutive; first-mentioned; coercive; expensive; melodramatic; best-laid; far-seeing; earnest; educational; strategic; standard; maternal;
Verbs for Plan
abandon—; adopt—; advance—; analyze—; bolster—; broach—; buttress—; clarify—; concoct—; contemplate—; crystallize—; de¬feat—; design—; detail—; devise—; discard—; disclose—; divulge—; draft—; embark upon—; enact—; endorse—; engross in—; evolve—; expound—; foil—; formulate—; frame—; hatch out—; improvise—; inaugurate—; junk—; launch—; map out—; mull over—; obstruct—; pattern—on; promulgate—; propound—; ratify—; revamp—; reveal—; revise—; rout—; sidetrack—; snag—; sponsor—; submit—; terminate—; thwart—; upset—; veto—; withdraw—; —advocates; — coincide; -—crumbles; —embraces; —fizzles; —matures.
Adverbs for Plan
fantastically; subtly; magnificently; purposefully; zealously; methodically; tentatively; divinely; deliberately; meticulously; competently; cunningly; daintily; systematically; gloriously; architecturally; comprehensively; intricately; primitively; harmoniously; tyrannically; sensationally; confidentially; sagaciously; philanthropically; meritoriously; nefariously; strategically.
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- (drawing of a building from above): floor plan
- floor plan
- business plan
- development plan
- marketing plan
- game plan
- contingency plan
- action plan
- escalation plan
- lesson plan
- price plan
- rate plan
- plan out
- (2-dimensional drawing of a building) blueprint
- A set of intended actions, through which one expects to achieve a goal.
- A technical drawing.
- A detailed map.
Plan m. (plural Plans)
plȃn m. (Cyrillic spelling пла̑н)
- IPA: /plâːn/
From Latin planus
- (mathematics) a plane; flat surface.
- a plane; level of existence
- astral plane
- an aeroplane
- (aeroplan): flygplan
- a drawing showing how to construct a building, machine, etc.
- a set of intended actions, through which one expects to achieve a goal.