Significado de “design” - en el Diccionario Inglés

design en inglés británico

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designverb

uk /dɪˈzaɪn/ us /dɪˈzaɪn/

design verb (PLAN)

B1 [ I or T ] to make or draw plans for something, for example clothes or buildings:

Who designed this building/dress/furniture?
This range of clothing is specially designed for shorter women.

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designnoun

uk /dɪˈzaɪn/ us /dɪˈzaɪn/

design noun (PLAN)

C1 [ C ] a drawing or set of drawings showing how a building or product is to be made and how it will work and look:

Have you seen the designs for the new shopping centre?

B1 [ U ] also designing the art of making plans or drawings for something:

She's an expert on kitchen/software design.
He's studying design in Paris.

B1 [ S or U ] the way in which something is planned and made:

I don't like the design of this sofa.
The building was originally Victorian in design.
a serious design fault
The car has some excellent design features.

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design noun (INTENTION)

by design

intentionally:

I'm sure he ignored you by accident and not by design.
designs [ plural ]

plans, often ones that are not honest, to get something or someone for yourself:

to have territorial designs (on neighbouring countries)
humorous I think Alan has designs on your job/wife!

(Definición de design del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

design en inglés americano

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designverb

us /dɪˈzɑɪn/

design verb (PLAN)

[ I/T ] to make or draw plans for something:

[ T ] A famous engineer designed the new bridge.
[ I ] She designs for a dress manufacturer.

design verb (INTEND)

[ T ] to intend a result:

These measures are designed to reduce pollution.

designnoun

us /dɪˈzɑɪn/

design noun (PLAN)

[ C/U ] a plan or drawing:

[ C ] Have you seen the designs for the new lobby?

[ C/U ] Design is the skill of making plans or drawings for something:

[ U ] She’s an expert in software design.

art [ C/U ] Design is also the way in which something is arranged or shaped:

[ U ] I like the design of this microwave oven.

art [ C/U ] A design is also a pattern used to decorate something:

a geometric design

design noun (INTENTION)

[ U ] purpose or intention:

The details of the case are unclear, and this is by design (= intentional).

design noun (PLANS)

[ pl ] plans to get something or someone for yourself, esp. secret or dishonest plans:

Troop movements suggest the country has designs on its neighbor.

(Definición de design del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

design en inglés de negocios

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designverb

uk /dɪˈzaɪn/ us

[ I or T ] to make or draw plans for something that will be produced:

Who designed your website?
This range of clothing is specially designed for shorter women.

[ T ] to intend for a particular purpose:

This dictionary is designed for people using English in a business situation.
be designed to do sth These measures are designed to reduce pollution.

designnoun

uk /dɪˈzaɪn/ us

[ C or U ] the way in which something is planned and made:

I don't like the design of this control panel.
produce/develop/improve a design The company excelled at producing new designs for established products.
innovative/original design The innovative design of the product won several awards.
good/poor design
a serious design fault
The car has some excellent design features.
The building was originally Victorianin design.

[ C ] a drawing or set of drawings showing how a building or product is to be made and how it will work and look:

Have you seen the designs for the new shopping centre?

[ U ] the work of making plans or drawings for something:

She works in software design.
He is studying interior design.
There are a lot of good opportunities in the area of web design.
The product was abandoned when it was still at the design stage.

(Definición de design del Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)