make designs from which sth will be made
plan or develop for a certain purpose
a drawing or pattern showing how sth is to be made (for sth)
general arrangement or planning (of a building, book, machine, picture, etc.)
"he contributed to the design of a new instrument"
"the awkward design of the keyboard made operation difficult"
"it was an excellent design for living"
"a plan for seating guests"
"a blueprint for a house"
"a pattern for a skirt"
"the coach had a design on the doors"
"his intent was to provide a new translation"
"good intentions are not enough"
"it was created with the conscious aim of answering immediate needs"
"he made no secret of his designs"
"the design of a building"
"They contrived to murder their boss"
"design a new sales strategy"
"plan an attack"
"This room is not designed for work"
"Chanel designed the famous suit"
"design a better mousetrap"
"plan the new wing of the museum"
"Dupont designs for the house of Chanel"
"She designed a good excuse for not attending classes that day"
"She designed to go far in the world of business"
Grey..had concurred in the design of insurrection.
出自： Ld Macaulay
She sat on the bench directly in front of his desk, not with any design, but because, unlike the others, it was empty.
出自： B. Rubens
The plains..ere long to be design'd Castille.
His parents designed him for the navy.
She designs dresses for a large clothing shop.
He designed his son for a lawyer.
He designed this scheme for raising money.
This room was designed for the children.
The nursery was designed for the baby's use.
That part of the garden was designed for vegetables.
The congratulatory message was designed for political effect.
They design going/to go at once.
He designs that the house shall be redecorated in the summer.
These handkerchiefs are (of) a very smart design.