Translation of "scheme" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /skiːm/ us /skim/

a plan for doing or organizing something, especially one that does not follow the usual rules

a creative scheme for making money

UK an official plan or system

a savings scheme
verb uk /skiːm/ us /skim/ present participle scheming, past tense and past participle schemed

to make a secret plan

tramar/urdir una conspiración

(Translation of “scheme” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /skiːm/

a plan or arrangement; a way of doing something

plan, programa, proyecto
a colour scheme for the room
There are various schemes for improving the roads.

a (usually secret) dishonest plan

His schemes to steal the money were discovered.
schematic adjective

(of a diagram) showing the main parts of something in a simplified way

A final means of describing an electric circuit is by use of conventional circuit symbols to provide a schematic diagram of the circuit and its components.
schematically adverb

The following image schematically shows how the method works.
schemer noun

He’s a dangerous schemer.
scheming adjective

having or making (usually secret) dishonest plans

maquinador, intrigante
a scheming woman.

(Translation of “scheme” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)