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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal); The story that is told in a novel or play or movie etc.; A chart or map showing the movements or progress of an object; A small area of ground covered by specific vegetation

Usage examples (32)
  • Driving the plot is the story line of the main antagonist, "Big" Jim Rennie.
  • Presumably the plot is as the survivor walks away they encounter more of the same.
  • If the plot is the bones, DFW has built a very fat man indeed on top of that skeleton.
  • The lead characters are thin, the plot is awkward, and the SFX are definitely showing their age. for more
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