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plan·ning

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  1. planningnoun

    an act of formulating a program for a definite course of action

    "the planning was more fun than the trip itself"

    Synonyms:
    preparation, provision

  2. planningnoun

    the act or process of drawing up plans or layouts for some project or enterprise

    Synonyms:
    preparation, provision

  3. planning, preparation, provisionnoun

    the cognitive process of thinking about what you will do in the event of something happening

    "his planning for retirement was hindered by several uncertainties"

    Synonyms:
    supplying, homework, proviso, cooking, formulation, provision, preparedness, grooming, cookery, readying, training, supply, readiness, prep, preparation

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How to use planning in a sentence?

  1. Mohammed Ali Aroui:

    During the past three days, we arrested 32 terrorists from this group planning to attack targets in Tunis and other cities.

  2. Alla Wagner:

    I was planning to grow old here, a house on a hill was my dream... it's my dream home and every detail is built with my roots.

  3. James Comey:

    U.S. officials believe it is likely the plotters of the Paris attacks used phones or communications devices that could not be monitored by law enforcement because of encryption. Speaking at the event, the head of the FBI said ISIS had a history of taking precautions to prevent monitoring any planning of lethal attacks. If they find somebody who they think might kill on their behalf… they move them to a mobile messaging app that’s encrypted.

  4. Structure Capital:

    They were definitely planning to use some of [ the Softbank investment ] for global expansion -- that's what the Viners told me.

  5. Chief Executive Jeff Immelt:

    We're really planning the company for a sluggish oil and gas sector in '15.


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