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verb [transitive] design pronunciation in American English /dɪˈzaɪn/ 
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present tense
present participledesigning
past tensedesigned
past participledesigned
  1. to decide how something will be made, including how it will work and what it will look like, and often to make drawings of it

    The bride wore a cream silk dress that she designed herself.

    The bridge was designed by John Rennie.

    She has a job designing websites.



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