Definitions For Scheme


  • A schematic or preliminary plan
  • An elaborate and systematic plan of action
  • An internal representation of the world; an organization of concepts and actions that can be revised by new information about the world
  • A statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery
  • A group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole
  • A clever and often dishonest plan to do or get something
  • An official plan or program of action
  • The way that something is arranged or organized


  • Form intrigues (for) in an underhand manner
  • Devise a system or form a scheme for
  • To make plans to do or get something in a secret and often dishonest way

Is Scheme a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Scheme is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Scheme in a Sentence

  • A scheme to cheat people out of their money
  • The company has a new scheme for insurance coverage.
  • A scheme to improve the economy
  • He felt that the other men were scheming against him.
  • He was betrayed by a scheming friend.

Synonyms for Scheme

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