What does layout mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. layoutnoun

    a plan or design of something that is laid out

  2. layoutnoun

    the act of laying out (as by making plans for something)


  1. layoutnoun

    A structured arrangement of items within certain limits.

  2. layoutnoun

    A plan for such arrangement.

  3. layoutnoun

    The act of laying out something.

  4. layoutnoun

    The process of arranging editorial content, advertising, graphics and other information to fit within certain constraints.

  5. layoutnoun

    A map or a drawing of a construction site showing the position of roads, buildings or other constructions.

  6. layoutnoun

    A specification of an integrated circuit showing the position of the physical components that will implement the schematic in silicon.


  1. Layout

    A plan or design of something that is laid out.

Editors Contribution

  1. layout

    A specific plan or design.

    The layout of the road was easy and simple to navigate.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 13, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'layout' in Nouns Frequency: #2442

Anagrams for layout »

  1. outlay

  2. lutayo

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of layout in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of layout in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of layout in a Sentence

  1. Daniel Elwell:

    I find it hard to believe that a safety company like an airline would save a couple thousand dollars on an option that might improve safety, fundamentally, the aircraft layout, the handling and the performance of the aircraft was the same.

  2. Jeff Merkley:

    I think most people will make the decision and whether they announce it or not are going to be more or less making the decision and working to layout the initial plan during the holidays.

  3. Krishna Rao:

    We are working on all sorts of data about your home but we don't have as much clarity about the inside, like the layout. We may know it is three bedrooms, two baths, 1,700 square feet. But where they are and what the light is like in the kitchen matters a ton for the value of a home.

  4. Davide Sala:

    We're going to use the China model elsewhere, there will be more space for staff, fewer people in rooms and the layout of the offices will have to change.

  5. Jennifer Homendy:

    What we wanted to see was, where were the life jackets, where were the lifeboats, what did the engine room look like, i wanted to see what the bunk room looked like and what smoke detectors were there, what fire extinguishers were available and the layout in general.

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Translations for layout

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  • rozprostření, nákres, rozložení, rozvržení, struktura, návrh, plánCzech
  • layoutDanish
  • Einteilung, Gestaltung, Layout, Anordnung, StrukturGerman
  • aranĝoEsperanto
  • esquema, plano de replanteo, diseño, replanteo, estructura, maquetaSpanish
  • sommittelu, pohjapiirustus, asemapiirustus, asettelu, taitto, pohja, suunnittelu, sijoitus, sijoittelu, asetelmaFinnish
  • schéma, maquette, disposition, structure, mise en page, planFrench
  • ख़ाकाHindi
  • elrendezésHungarian
  • tata letakIndonesian
  • disposizioneItalian
  • 設計, レイアウトJapanese
  • layoutLatin
  • takotoMāori
  • indelen, opzet, plan, lay-out, indelingDutch
  • oppsettNorwegian
  • układPolish
  • LayoutPortuguese
  • planRomanian
  • структура, раскладка, размещение, разметка, планировка, план, расположение, макет, схемаRussian
  • layout, indelning, arrangemang, planritning, struktur, dispositionSwedish
  • tanzim, planTurkish
  • макетUkrainian
  • bố tríVietnamese
  • adjinçna, adjinçmintWalloon

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