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devise -- as in: devise a plan
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  • From henceforth I will, coz, and devise sports: let me see; what think you of falling in love?
  • Let’s away, And get our jewels and our wealth together; Devise the fittest time and safest way To hide us from pursuit that will be made After my flight.
  • Therefore devise with me how we may fly, Whither to go, and what to bear with us: And do not seek to take your charge upon you, To bear your griefs yourself, and leave me out; For, by this heaven, now at our sorrows pale, Say what thou canst, I’ll go along with thee.
  • I shall devise something: but, I pray you, commend my counterfeiting to him.

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  • She plans to devise something to launch water balloons.
  • devise a plan to take over the director’s office

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