• a plan or drawing produced to show the look and function or workings of a building, garment, or other object before it is built or made.

      Similar: plan, blueprint, drawing

      scale drawing, sketch, outline, map

      plot. diagram, delineation

      draft, depiction, representation

      artist's impression, scheme

      model, prototype, proposal

      • the art or action of conceiving of and producing a plan or drawing.

        "good design can help the reader understand complicated information"

3D Printing

the action or process of making a physical object from a three-dimensional digital model, typically by laying down many thin layers of a material in succession.


the art of making two- or three-dimensional representative or abstract forms, especially by carving stone or wood or by casting metal or plaster.


2.  an arrangement of lines or shapes created to form a pattern or decoration.

"pottery with a lovely blue and white design"


pattern, motif, device, style

arrangement, composition

makeup, layout, constitution

configuration, organization

construction, shape, form

formation, figure


the activity or profession of acting in, producing, directing, or writing plays.

Viusual Arts

3. purpose, planning, or intention that exists or is thought to exist behind an action, fact, or material object.

"the appearance of design in the universe"


intention, aim, purpose

plan, intent, objective, object

Fine Art

  • 1. creative art, especially visual art whose products are to be appreciated primarily or solely for their imaginative, aesthetic, or intellectual content.

  • 2. an activity requiring great skill or accomplishment.


various sports or skills, mainly of Japanese origin, that originated as forms of self-defense or attack, such as judo, karate, and kendo.


a picture made using a camera, in which an image is focused onto film or other light-sensitive material and then made visible and permanent by chemical treatment, or stored digitally.


the main means of mass communication (broadcasting, publishing, and the Internet) regarded collectively.