Design is defined as to prepare or plan something.(verb)
An example of design is to create a wedding invitation.
The definition of a design is a plan or something created, often in art or fashion.(noun)
An example of design is a plaid pattern on a pair of pants.
See design in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME designen < L designare, to mark out, define < de-, out, from + signare, to mark < signum, a mark, sign
Origin: Fr dessein < It disegno < disignare < L designare
See design in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb de·signed, de·sign·ing, de·signs verb, transitive
Origin: Middle English designen
Origin: , from Latin dēsignāre, to designate; see designate.
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