What does designing mean?

Definitions for designing
dɪˈzaɪ nɪŋde·sign·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. design, designingadjective

    the act of working out the form of something (as by making a sketch or outline or plan)

    "he contributed to the design of a new instrument"

  2. designing, schemingadjective

    concealing crafty designs for advancing your own interest

    "a selfish and designing nation obsessed with the dark schemes of European intrigue"- W.Churchill; "a scheming wife"; "a scheming gold digger"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Designing

    of Design

  2. Designingadjective

    intriguing; artful; scheming; as, a designing man

  3. Designingnoun

    the act of making designs or sketches; the act of forming designs or plans

Editors Contribution

  1. designingverb

    Verb form of the word design.

    Designing dresses is easy when you know how.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 20, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of designing in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of designing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of designing in a Sentence

  1. Bruce Montgomery:

    Don't hide behind the coattails of government. Move forward with business solutions to solve the problems that we have right now, the good news is through advanced technologies, 3D printing, 3D manufacturing, you can put a manufacturing facility in your basement. You can put it in a 1,000 square foot garage. There's no reason we shouldn't be making and printing and designing and producing. And look, you can put a saying on a t-shirt and sell them for $40 and make a $2,000 on the weekend. So get your hustle on, and start doing business.


    Most people live sad lives because they have they have succeeded in designing and perfecting a path to sorrow thinking they are building a road to happiness. I will be happy if I befriend or even marry this rich fool, if I buy this worthless tool, if I sit on this corrupted stool, if I drown and kill myself in a debt pool, if I wear this dirty wool, if I ride on this dangerous bull.

  3. Rick Osterloh:

    Security and privacy are a huge consideration when we design these products, we also make sure that when we're designing products, we're thinking through all privacy considerations for the end user. Our approach to this is to make sure that we give users lots of control and transparency about all of the privacy considerations in their product usage.

  4. Lorraine Loots:

    It would have to be the painting of our house that I did on our wedding day, i always like the figure I'm currently designing the most.

  5. Joseph Ledinh:

    In the beginning, you think you’re going to be designing the coolest car, but I got put on the Honda Accord, working on that project, however, I understood it’s their bread and butter. You can’t design a product so outrageous that only five people buy it. You need 5,000 -- or 500,000.

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