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Definition of Scheme

Scheme

  1. A combination of things connected and adjusted by design; a system.
  2. A plan or theory something to be done; a design; a project; as, to form a scheme.
  3. Any lineal or mathematical diagram; an outline.
  4. A representation of the aspects of the celestial bodies for any moment or at a given event.
  5. To make a scheme of; to plan; to design; to project; to plot.
  6. To form a scheme or schemes.

Scheme Quotations

It is easy to hate and it is difficult to love. This is how the whole scheme of things works. All good things are difficult to achieve; and bad things are very easy to get.
Confucius

Organized religion: the world's largest pyramid scheme.
Bernard Katz

Wall Street has turned the economy into a giant asset-stripping scheme, one whose purpose is to suck the last bits of meat from the carcass of the middle class.
Matt Taibbi

For it is mutual trust, even more than mutual interest that holds human associations together. Our friends seldom profit us but they make us feel safe. Marriage is a scheme to accomplish exactly that same end.
H. L. Mencken

'Hound Dog' took like twelve minutes. That's not a complicated piece of work. But the rhyme scheme was difficult. Also the metric structure of the music was not easy. 'Kansas City' was maybe eight minutes, if that. Writing the early blues was spontaneous. You can hear the energy in the work.
Jerry Leiber
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Scheme Translations

scheme in Afrikaans is projek, konsep, skema
scheme in Dutch is plan, blauwdruk, concept, ontwerp
scheme in Finnish is kaava
scheme in German is Schema, Entwurf, Schema, Plan
scheme in Italian is disegno, schema
scheme in Latin is propositum
scheme in Portuguese is esquema
scheme in Spanish is minuta, plan, esquema
scheme in Swedish is arrangemang
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