design


design
01. She is currently working on [designing] a new publicity campaign for the local department store.
02. The latest concept in home [design] is "minimalist."
03. He wears specially [designed] shoes to protect his feet at work.
04. Our ESL course is [designed] to help students with all skills in English, but with an emphasis on speaking and listening.
05. Sophie is interested in becoming a fashion [designer], so she has to learn to sew in addition to working on her artistic skills.
06. Have you seen the [designs] for the new Porsche sports car? They're incredible.
07. She was wearing a beautiful black dress with a [design] of red roses down the side.
08. David Mamet once suggested that people may or may not say what they mean ... but they always say something [designed] to get what they want.
09. James Adams once noted that great [designers] seldom make great advertising men because they get overcome by the beauty of the picture, and forget that merchandise must be sold.
10. The Italian flag was [designed] by Napoleon Bonaparte.
11. I read somewhere that it took engineers 22 years to [design] the zipper.
12. The Nike swoosh was created by an American [designer] in 1971 for $35.
13. Wind tunnel studies alert car [designers] to specific areas of drag.
14. Most household appliances are [designed] to wear out over time, generating a great deal of waste.
15. In November 2004, the [designers] of the first privately manned rocket to fly into space received a prize of ten million dollars.

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  • design — [n1] sketch, draft architecture, arrangement, blueprint, chart, comp, composition, conception, constitution, construction, delineation, depiction, diagram, doodle, drawing, dummy, form, formation, idea, layout, makeup, map, method, model, outline …   New thesaurus

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  • design — ► NOUN 1) a plan or drawing produced to show the look and function or workings of something before it is built or made. 2) the art or action of producing such a plan or drawing. 3) underlying purpose or planning: the appearance of design in the… …   English terms dictionary

  • design — [di zīn′] vt. [ME designen < L designare, to mark out, define < de , out, from + signare, to mark < signum, a mark, SIGN] 1. to make preliminary sketches of; sketch a pattern or outline for; plan 2. to plan and carry out, esp. by… …   English World dictionary

  • Design — De*sign (?; 277), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Designed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Designing}.] [F. d[ e]signer to designate, cf. F. dessiner to draw, dessin drawing, dessein a plan or scheme; all, ultimately, from L. designare to designate; de + signare to mark …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English