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 Opera ... 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 The First Wisconsin Center ...
1925 In Architecture - Buildings
... The Mount Pleasant Library opens in Washington, DC, designed by Edward Lippincott Tilton The Bauhaus moves to a building in Dessau, designed by Walter Gropius ... Building opens at Texas Tech University (then Texas Technological College) in Lubbock, Texas designed by Wyatt C ...
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 ...
1959 In Architecture - Buildings
... Chase Tower completed in Detroit, Michigan, designed by Albert Kahn Associates ... Guggenheim Museum designed by Frank Lloyd Wright is completed ... Bracken House, the Financial Times headquarters in the City of London, designed by Sir Albert Richardson, is completed ...
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... On land, artists such as Andre Mare designed camouflage schemes and observation posts disguised as trees ... and troop carriers were painted in dazzle patterns that were highly visible, but designed to confuse enemy gunners as to the target's speed, range, and heading ... World War, zoologists such as Hugh Cott designed camouflage schemes to protect large targets such as airfields and gun batteries from detection from ...

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): Planned or created in an artistic or skilled manner.
    Example: "A beautifully designed dress"; "some Italian designed sandals have cushioning"
  • (adj): Organized so as to give configuration to.
    Example: "A vehicle designed for rough terrain"
    Synonyms: configured

Famous quotes containing the word designed:

    Some say that no one ever leaves Montreal, for that city, like Canada itself, is designed to preserve the past, a past that happened somewhere else.
    Leonard Cohen (b. 1934)

    Man is an artifact designed for space travel. He is not designed to remain in his present biologic state any more than a tadpole is designed to remain a tadpole.
    William Burroughs (b. 1914)

    It is with benefits as with injuries in this respect, that we do not so much weigh the accidental good or evil they do us, as that which they were designed to do us.—That is, we consider no part of them so much as their intention.
    Laurence Sterne (1713–1768)