(Scot, informal, derogatory) a resident of a housing scheme
adjective 1. given to making plans, especially sly and underhand ones; crafty. noun 1. a plan, design, or program of action to be followed; project. 2. an underhand plot; intrigue. 3. a visionary or impractical project. 4. a body or system of related doctrines, theories, etc.: a scheme of philosophy. 5. any system of correlated […]
noun 1. a city in E New York, on the Mohawk River.
- Schengen agreement
noun in Europe, a convention signed in 1985 to remove all frontier controls and permit free movement of persons between the participating countries Word Origin for Schengen, Luxembourg where first agreement was signed
- Schengen convention
/ˈʃɛŋən/ noun 1. an agreement, signed in 1985, but not implemented until 1995, to abolish border controls within Europe: ten countries had acceded by 1995; the UK is not a signatory