plot verb

1 make secret plans

ADV. allegedly | secretly

PREP. against He was arrested on suspicion of plotting against the king. | with Taylor plotted with his daughter to murder her husband.

PHRASES accuse/suspect sb of plotting sth

2 mark sth on a chart

ADV. accurately The positions of the archaeological finds are accurately plotted.

PREP. against Greenhouse temperature can be plotted against plant growth. | on plotting the figures on a graph