Meaning of “plot” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb uk us /plɒt/ (present participle plotting, past tense and past participle plotted)
PLAN [ I, T ]

to plan to do something bad:

[ + to do sth ] They plotted to bring down the government.
He fired all those accused of plotting against him.

to make marks on a map, picture, etc to show the position or development of something:

This chart plots the position of all aircraft.

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