verb (used with object), schemed, schem·ing.
verb (used without object), schemed, schem·ing.
Origin of scheme
Examples from the Web for schemer
Is that mass of cream cheese you put on a bagel a schemer or a shmeer?Mazel Tov, Arvind! But Are You Sure It’s Not Kneydl?|Daniel Gross|May 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And, second, how can he bust a drug dealer and a Ponzi schemer without endangering Rita and Mitzi?
In the strange case of alleged Ponzi schemer Allen Stanford, a new bit player has emerged.
Mr Bellamy, in his turn, conducted himself towards the schemer with much cordiality and kindness.
She felt herself a schemer, an intriguer, which she was not.Coquette|Frank Swinnerton
Then as the schemer remained silent he demanded, frowning darkly, "What's Loralindy Byars got ter do with it?"A Chilhowee Lily|Charles Egbert Craddock (AKA Mary Noailles Murfree)
About the time the above conversation took place another "schemer" arrived, and was located a few beds from me.Six Years in the Prisons of England|A Merchant - Anonymous
Dan Coughlin, the schemer and originator, had put O'Sullivan into a notion of doing something that he had never thought of before.The Crime of the Century|Henry M. Hunt
British Dictionary definitions for schemer
Word Origin for scheme
Idioms and Phrases with schemer
see best-laid plans (schemes).