Designed

  • (adj): Carefully practiced or designed or premeditated.
    Synonyms: studied
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on designed:

1973 In Architecture - Buildings
... Sears Tower in Chicago, Illinois, United States, designed by Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, becomes the tallest building in the world October 20 - Sydney ... Standard Oil Building The Harvard Science Center at Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, designed by Josep LluĂ­s Sert, is built The IDS Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota is completed ...
1959 In Architecture - Buildings
... Chase Tower completed in Detroit, Michigan, designed by Albert Kahn Associates ... Guggenheim Museum designed by Frank Lloyd Wright is completed ... Times headquarters in the City of London, designed by Sir Albert Richardson, is completed ...
1928 In Architecture - Buildings
... First Dymaxion House is designed by Richard Buckminster Fuller ... The Royal Horticultural Society New Building, a second exhibition hall for the RHS, designed by Easton Robertson is completed ... Villa Savoye in Poissy-sur-Seine, designed by Le Corbusier is completed ...
1925 In Architecture - Buildings
... Pleasant Library opens in Washington, DC, designed by Edward Lippincott Tilton The Bauhaus moves to a building in Dessau, designed by Walter Gropius ... at Texas Tech University (then Texas Technological College) in Lubbock, Texas designed by Wyatt C ...
Camouflage
... On land, artists such as Andre Mare designed camouflage schemes and observation posts disguised as trees ... were painted in dazzle patterns that were highly visible, but designed to confuse enemy gunners as to the target's speed, range, and heading ... In the Second World War, zoologists such as Hugh Cott designed camouflage schemes to protect large targets such as airfields and gun batteries from detection ...

More definitions of "designed":

  • (adj): Done or made or performed with purpose and intent.
    Example: "Style...is more than the deliberate and designed creation"- Havelock Ellis; "games designed for all ages"; "well-designed houses"
    Synonyms: intentional
  • (adj): Organized so as to give configuration to.
    Example: "A vehicle designed for rough terrain"
    Synonyms: configured
  • (adj): Planned or created in an artistic or skilled manner.
    Example: "A beautifully designed dress"; "some Italian designed sandals have cushioning"

Famous quotes containing the word designed:

    It may be the first in what I trust will be a rapidly growing and influential genre—the novel designed on purpose to be excluded from the Booker short-list.
    Angela Carter (1940–1992)

    They are a very decent generous lot of people out here and they don’t expect you to listen.... It’s the secret of social ease in this country. They talk entirely for their own pleasure. Nothing they say is designed to be heard.
    Evelyn Waugh (1903–1966)

    Every woman who visited the Fair made it the center of her orbit. Here was a structure designed by a woman, decorated by women, managed by women, filled with the work of women. Thousands discovered women were not only doing something, but had been working seriously for many generations ... [ellipsis in source] Many of the exhibits were admirable, but if others failed to satisfy experts, what of it?
    Kate Field (1838–1908)