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Example Sentences for "scheme"

Oliver is always scheming to get the most money for the least amount of work possibleThe company that I work at has a scheme to increase its sales without increasing its costs.

Oliver is always scheming to get the most money for the least amount of work possible.

I don't think the government's scheme to reduce unemployment is going to work.

Be careful of Henry; he is always scheming to get money from people one way or another.

His scheme to make money over the Internet is totally ridiculous.

My ex-wife is scheming with her lawyer to take everything I've got.

A Spanish proverb states that a man in love schemes more than a hundred lawyers.

In 1980, the people of Denmark decided not to develop nuclear energy, and instead are experimenting with other energy schemes.

In 1997, thousands of Albanians lost their life savings in various get-rich-quick schemes.

He is a sleazy scheming politician who will do anything to stay in power.

There is a Spanish proverb which observes that a poor man is all schemes.

Marion is a sleazy, scheming person who has ruined a number of men's lives.

Denmark was one of the first countries in the world to introduce state social welfare schemes.

In 1955, the government of Singapore set up a mandatory saving scheme to ensure that people would have enough money for their retirement or if they lost their job.

The public was only able to see a very general schematic outline of the plans for the new housing project.

His ex-wife had long schemed to gain control of his financial empire.

The instructor illustrated a computer hard drive schematically in order to explain the basic functioning of the system.

Sir William Osler once observed that when schemes are laid in advance, it is surprising how often the circumstances will fit in with them.


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