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1. design

verb. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] plan something for a specific role or purpose or effect.

Synonyms

  • specify
  • destine
  • designate

Antonyms

  • disesteem
  • unbelief
  • begin
  • phase in

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

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Rhymes with Design Criteria

  • cerveceria
  • cafeteria
  • listeria
  • diphtheria
  • bacteria
  • siberia
  • nigeria
  • liberia
  • gaviria
  • algeria
  • iberia
  • elyria
  • assyria
  • syria

2. design

verb. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] make or work out a plan for; devise.

Synonyms

  • contrive
  • create by mental act
  • plan
  • project
  • plot
  • map out
  • concert
  • create mentally

Antonyms

  • nonalignment
  • finish
  • sharpness
  • crooked

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

3. design

verb. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] create the design for; create or execute in an artistic or highly skilled manner.

Synonyms

  • cut
  • make
  • tailor
  • create

Antonyms

  • spoils system
  • merit system
  • free
  • let go of

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

4. design

noun. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] the act of working out the form of something (as by making a sketch or outline or plan).

Synonyms

  • planning
  • designing

Antonyms

  • unbraid
  • unweave
  • untwist

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

5. design

noun. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] an arrangement scheme.

Synonyms

  • arrangement
  • meal plan
  • snare
  • organisation
  • plan
  • configuration
  • system
  • trap
  • hotel plan
  • constellation
  • organization

Antonyms

  • plain
  • disinherit
  • conception
  • misconception

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

6. design

verb. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] make a design of; plan out in systematic, often graphic form.

Synonyms

  • blueprint
  • plan
  • engineer
  • draft
  • draught
  • create mentally
  • redesign

Antonyms

  • angularity
  • roundness
  • straight
  • crookedness

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

7. design

noun. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] something intended as a guide for making something else.

Synonyms

  • program
  • blueprint
  • plan
  • programme

Antonyms

  • forget
  • nonintellectual
  • stupidity
  • intellectual

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

8. design

noun. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] a decorative or artistic work.

Synonyms

  • pyrograph
  • argyle
  • marking
  • tetraskele
  • linocut
  • tetraskelion
  • motive
  • weave
  • herringbone pattern
  • argyll
  • herringbone
  • decal
  • triskelion
  • mandala
  • tattoo
  • pattern
  • bear claw
  • device
  • emblem
  • polka dot
  • motif
  • triskele
  • figure
  • screen saver
  • decalcomania
  • ornamentation
  • ornament
  • damascene
  • mihrab
  • decoration

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • disagree
  • divide
  • multiply

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

9. design

noun. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] a preliminary sketch indicating the plan for something.

Synonyms

  • study

Antonyms

  • differentiate
  • add

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

10. design

noun. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions.

Synonyms

  • will
  • goal
  • cross-purpose
  • sake
  • idea
  • intention
  • mind
  • purpose
  • view
  • final cause
  • end
  • intent

Antonyms

  • irresoluteness
  • nonfunctional
  • functional
  • uselessness

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

Sentences with design-criteria


1. Noun Phrase
The elevated pressure then exceeds the radiator's design criteria, or causes hairline cracks, and the radiator bursts.

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