Many have pointed out since that such tactics were designed to mask his guilt.
The Met ended up with throngs packing into an exhibition whose layout had been designed for much smaller numbers.
The freeze is designed to keep nuclear activities from growing, but Iran would actually be diminishing its stockpile.
The engines are designed to fall away in a sharp impact and would fall like bombs.
The five shades, which range from "fair blush" to "rich chestnut," are designed to provide an elongating effect to the leg.
At the beginning of the war a new shoe was designed for trench service.
Did not your lordship tell her of the honours you designed me?
Her bracelets and rings were also all designed in butterflies, in fact everything matched.
They committed suicide to escape the destiny for which he designed them.
The pulpit and organ were designed by Girolamo della Genga, and the latter was painted by Baroccio.
1540s, from Latin designare "mark out, devise, choose, designate, appoint," from de- "out" (see de-) + signare "to mark," from signum "a mark, sign" (see sign (n.)). Originally in English with the meaning now attached to designate; many modern uses of design are metaphoric extensions. Related: Designed; designing.
1580s, from Middle French desseign "purpose, project, design," from Italian disegno, from disegnare "to mark out," from Latin designare "to mark out" (see design (v.)).