Synonyms for Scheming:
cunning, deft, smooth, quick, tricky, masterly, skillful, astute, slick, ingenious, slippery, snaky, feline, calculating, sharp, serpentine, designing, masterful, witty, crafty, wary, clever, canny, wily, sly, shrewd, foxy, artful, devious, subtle.
•deceitful, sly (adjective)
conniving, slippery, cunning, designing, foxy, wily, artful, tricky, calculating, crafty.
lying, devious, deceptive, two-faced, untruthful.
n.attitude. •scheming (noun)
calculating, conniving, shrewd, hard, artful, designing, calculative.
figuring, concluding, quantizing, Estimating, computing, studying, accounting, Assessing, scoring, reckoning, programming, Deducing, thinking, Surmising, Tallying, Considering, Summing, calculating, quantifying, guessing, Triangulating, Totaling, Presuming, rationalizing, Approximating, rating, Supposing, Gauging, evaluating, Systematizing, judging, Adding, Valuing, Inferring, planning, appraising, Enumerating, ranking, scheduling, measuring, Plotting, counting, determining, Multiplying, weighing, dividing.
resolving, Intending, Aiming, Expecting, Proposing, meaning, wishing, Minding, Choosing.
designing, Mediating, grouping, devising, sifting, Marshalling, integrating, Maintaining, Harmonizing, supporting, unsnarling, pigeonholing, unifying, regulating, stabilizing, schematizing, fixing, normalizing, ordering, balancing, categorizing, subordinating, controlling, typing, casting, Methodizing, composing, arranging, Classifying, grading, shaping, Placing, Collating, sorting, setting, Stratifying, Classing, orchestrating, structuring, Separating, framing, Arraying, Organizing, settling, Adjusting, Preparing, screening, Righting, charting, Establishing, Forming.
Anticipating, Conceiving, blueprinting, Premeditating, coordinating, Contriving, Inventing.
Doing, acting, undertaking, Initiating, Maneuvering, campaigning, performing, Venturing, proceeding, pursuing, Endeavoring.
Usage examples for scheming
" If I had been a scheming calculating Yankee, I should have been rich now; but all my life I have been too generous and confiding. – The Strength of Gideon and Other Stories Strength of Gideon; Mammy Peggy's Pride; Viney's Free Papers; The Fruitful Sleeping of The Rev. Elisha Edwards; The Ingrate; The Case of 'Ca'line'; The Finish of Patsy Barnes; One Man's Fortunes; Jim's Probation; U by Paul Laurence Dunbar