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Another word for plan

Noun
  1. A method for making, doing, or accomplishing something

  2. See also:

    planned

  3. A method used in dealing with something

  4. See also:

    means

Another word for plan

Verb
  1. To have in mind as a goal or purpose

  2. See also:

    purpose

    planned

  3. To set the time for (an event or occasion)

  4. See also:

    time

  5. To work out and arrange the parts or details of

  6. See also:

    planned

Synonym Study

  • Scheme often connotes either an impractical, visionary plan or an underhanded intrigue a scheme to embezzle the funds
  • Project suggests an ambitious or extensive plan calling for enterprise or effort, and may refer either to the proposal or to the final outcomea research project
  • Design stresses an intention to achieve a desired effect and implies the use of skill or craft, sometimes in an unfavorable sense, in arranging this it was his design to separate us
  • Plan refers to any detailed method or program, formulated beforehand, for doing or making something vacation plans