Meaning of “design” - Learner’s Dictionary

design

verb [ T ] us uk /dɪˈzaɪn/

B1 to draw or plan something before making it:

She designs furniture.

More examples

be designed to do sth

B2 to have been planned or done for a particular purpose:

The new law is designed to protect children.

(Definition of “design verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)