Definitions of plot:
  • noun:   a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal)
    Example: "They concocted a plot to discredit the governor"
  • noun:   the story that is told in a novel or play or movie etc.
    Example: "The characters were well drawn but the plot was banal"
  • noun:   a chart or map showing the movements or progress of an object
  • noun:   a small area of ground covered by specific vegetation
    Example: "A bean plot"
  • verb:   plan secretly, usually something illegal
    Example: "They plotted the overthrow fo the government"
  • verb:   make a plat of
  • verb:   make a schematic or technical drawing of that shows how things work or how they are constructed

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