nom masculin.

    local, atelier réservé
    à la pratique du design graphique et de la communication

    nom masculin :

    Discipline qui cherche à créer 

    des nouveaux objets (ou 
    environnements), qui soient 
    à la fois esthétiques et adaptés 
    leurs fonctions.

    Ensemble d'objets créés selon l'optique de cette discipline : Vendre du design.

    Esthétique industrielle appliquée à la recherche de formes nouvelles et adaptées à leur fonction.


    adjectif invariable :

    D'une esthétique moderne et fonctionnelle.

    Des meubles design.

    transitive verb :

    1: to create, fashion, execute, or construct according to plan : 

    DEVISECONTRIVE. design a system for tracking inventory

    2a: to conceive and plan out
    in the mind.

    he designed the perfect crime

    b: to have as a purpose : INTEND.

    she designed to excel
    in her studies

    c: to devise for a specific
    function or end.

    a book designed 

    primarily as a college textbook

    suitcase designed to hold
    a laptop computer

    3 archaic : to indicate with a distinctive mark, sign, or name

    4a: to make a drawing, pattern,
    or sketch of…

    a curious woman whose dresses always looked as if they had been designed in a rage …
    — Oscar Wilde

    b: to draw the plans for.

    design a building
    designing a new bike

    noun :

    1a: a particular purpose or intention held in view by an individual or group.

    He has ambitious designs 

    for his son.

    b: deliberate purposive planning.

    more by accident than design

    2: a mental project or scheme
    in which means to an end
    are laid down.

    was never part of my design

    3a: a deliberate undercover project or scheme : PLOT.

    a declaration of a design 
    upon his life
    — John Locke

    b: designs plural : 

    aggressive or evil intent —used with on or against. 
    he has designs on the money

    4: a preliminary sketch or outline showing the main features
    of something to be executed.

    the design for the new stadium

    5a: an underlying scheme that governs functioning, developing, or unfolding : PATTERNMOTIF.

    the general design of the epic

    b: a plan or protocol for carrying out or accomplishing something (such as a scientific experiment) also : the process of preparing this

    6: the arrangement of elements or details in a product or work of art…

    his sense of structure, both in the general design of Paradise Lost and Samson, and in his syntax — T. S. Eliot

    7: a decorative pattern.

    a floral design

    8: the creative art of executing 

    aesthetic or functional designs.
    studied design in college

    nom féminin.


    petit local où un commerçant, un artisan expose, vend sa marchandise