Noun: plot plót
Verb: plot (plotted,plotting) plót
- A secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal)
"they concocted a plot to discredit the governor";
- secret plan, game
- A small area of ground covered by specific vegetation
"a bean plot";
- plot of land, plot of ground, patch, paddock [Austral, NZ]
- The story that is told in a novel, play or movie etc.
"the characters were well drawn but the plot was banal"
- A chart or map showing the movements or progress of an object
- Plan secretly, usually something illegal
"They plotted the overthrow of the government"
- Make a schematic or technical drawing that shows interactions among variables or how something is constructed
- Make a plat of
"plot the town";
- plat [N. Amer]
- Devise the sequence of events in (a literary work or a play, movie, or ballet)
"the writer is plotting a new novel"
Derived forms: plots, plotting, plotted
Type of: chart, contrive, design, draw, map, parcel, parcel of land, piece of ground, piece of land, plan, project, scheme, story, strategy, tract