- v plan secretly, usually something illegal
They plotted the overthrow of the government
- v make a schematic or technical drawing of that shows interactions among variables or how something is constructed
- v make a plat of
- v devise the sequence of events in (a literary work or a play, movie, or ballet)
- s planned in advance
- Samson Raphaelson's perfectly plotted script is impeccably realized.
- During the hearings, President Harry Truman charged that the whole affair was a Republican-plotted "red herring"and his quip became a political boomerang, evidence that the .
- After terrorists plotted to board planes in London with liquid explosives, this term was coined for the latest suspected terrorist tactic.
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- Manouchehr Mottaki in Times Online
As the death toll from clashes between demonstrators and security forces continued to rise, Manouchehr Mottaki told diplomats: "Great Britain has plotted against the presidential election for more than two years. We witnessed an influx of people...
- Jacqui Smith in Reuters UK
We shall continue to target you at home and abroad, just as you target us, at home and abroad, and these spy dens, and military command and control centres from which you plotted your aggression against Afghanistan and Iraq, and which still provide... Adam Gadahn http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adam_Yahiye_Gadahn&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNE5ZkFM0-eG9w8CWmCwCEyndu3QUg Ninemsn http://www.google.com/url?q=http://news.ninemsn.com.au/article.aspx%3Fid%3D67181&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNF2lVPrKHL9r_tnqFEA5xhSNowngw Oct 13, 2005
75316 101662 plotted We can't wait for an attack to succeed and then rush in new powers," Smith said. "We've got to stay ahead. Because we now understand the scale of what is being plotted, the police have to step in earlier, which means they need more time to...