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designed

[dih-zahynd]
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adjective
  1. made or done intentionally; intended; planned.

Origin of designed

First recorded in 1580–90; design + -ed2
Related formsde·sign·ed·ness [dih-zahy-nid-nis] /dɪˈzaɪ nɪd nɪs/, nounnon·de·signed, adjectivepre·de·signed, adjectivewell-de·signed, adjective
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  • As stated before, the first work should be tracings from well-designed patterns.

    Toy Craft

    Leon H. Baxter

  • It was like the comment of a passer-by upon a well-designed figure in a tapestry.

    The Altar Steps

    Compton MacKenzie

  • For the power and reach of a well-designed concentration there can be no finer example.

  • There are certain limits for this proportion of blade to disc area for well-designed wheels, beyond which it is not well to go.

  • The whole sum was required, and much more besides, to complete the well-designed and elaborate fort.

    The Story of Malta

    Maturin M. Ballou