Definition: a complex strategy, sometimes used for dishonest purposes
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): plan, contrivance
Antonym(s): disorganization (near)
1. The conman used a scheme to trick the innocent old woman out of her retirement money.
2. What scheme will you use to convince people to buy the most expensive vehicle?
3. The young man created a scheme to gain control of his elderly bride’s finances.