Designed

  • (adj): Planned or created in an artistic or skilled manner.
    Example: "A beautifully designed dress"; "some Italian designed sandals have cushioning"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on designed:

1928 In Architecture - Buildings
... First Dymaxion House is designed by Richard Buckminster Fuller ... 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 ...
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... On land, artists such as Andre Mare designed camouflage schemes and observation posts disguised as trees ... At sea, warships 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 the air, using techniques from ...
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 House ... the 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 ... Bracken House, the Financial Times headquarters in the City of London, designed by Sir Albert Richardson, 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 ... opens at Texas Tech University (then Texas Technological College) in Lubbock, Texas designed by Wyatt C ...

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): Carefully practiced or designed or premeditated.
    Synonyms: studied
  • (adj): Organized so as to give configuration to.
    Example: "A vehicle designed for rough terrain"
    Synonyms: configured

Famous quotes containing the word designed:

    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)

    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 impossible that anything so natural, so necessary, and so universal as death should ever have been designed by Providence as an evil to mankind.
    Jonathan Swift (1667–1745)