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scheming

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Adjective scheming has 2 senses
  1. calculating, calculative, conniving, scheming, shrewd - used of persons; "the most calculating and selfish men in the community"
    Antonym: soft (indirect, via hard)
  2. designing, scheming - 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"
    Antonym: artless (indirect, via artful)
Verb scheme has 2 senses
  1. scheme, intrigue, connive - form intrigues (for) in an underhand manner
    --1 is one way to plot
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s PP
  2. scheme - devise a system or form a scheme for
    --2 is one way to
    plan
    Derived forms: noun scheme5, noun scheme4, noun schemer1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s VERB-ing
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