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Meaning of “scheme” - Learner’s Dictionary

scheme

noun [C]     /skiːm/
OFFICIAL mainly UK
B2 an official plan or system: an insurance/savings scheme a training scheme for teenagersPlans and arrangements
DISHONEST
a plan for making money, especially in a dishonest way: a scheme to steal money from investorsPlotting and trappingPlanning, expecting and arrangingCheating and tricking
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