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English definition of “plan sth out”

plan sth out

phrasal verb with plan
 
 
/plæn/ verb (present participle planning, past tense and past participle planned)
to think about and decide what you are going to do or how you are going to do something: Have you planned out your journey? I'm just planning out my day.Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
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