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Lisp vs. Scheme

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Lispnoun

The habit or an act of lisping.

‘He used to have a terrible lisp before going to a speech therapist.’; ‘It's common for children to speak with a lisp.’;

Schemenoun

A systematic plan of future action.

Lispverb

To pronounce the consonant ‘s’ imperfectly; to give ‘s’ and ‘z’ the sounds of ‘th’ (lang=en). This is a speech impediment common among children.

‘Until the age of 10, Dominic would lisp, but this was fixed by a speech therapist.’;

Schemenoun

A plot or secret, devious plan.

Lispverb

To speak with imperfect articulation; to mispronounce, such as a child learning to talk.

Schemenoun

An orderly combination of related parts.

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Lispverb

(archaic) To speak hesitatingly and with a low voice, as if afraid.

Schemenoun

A chart or diagram of a system or object.

Lispverb

(archaic) to express by the use of simple, childlike language.

Schemenoun

(mathematics) A type of topological space.

Lispverb

(archaic) To speak with reserve or concealment; to utter timidly or confidentially.

‘to lisp treason’;

Schemenoun

A council housing estate.

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Lispverb

To pronounce the sibilant letter s imperfectly; to give s and z the sound of th; - a defect common among children.

Schemenoun

(rhetoric) An artful deviation from the ordinary arrangement of words.

Lispverb

To speak with imperfect articulation; to mispronounce, as a child learning to talk.

‘As yet a child, nor yet a fool to fame,I lisped in numbers, for the numbers came.’;

Schemenoun

(astrology) A representation of the aspects of the celestial bodies for any moment or at a given event.

Lispverb

To speak hesitatingly with a low voice, as if afraid.

‘Lest when my lisping, guilty tongue should halt.’;

Schemenoun

(internet) Part of a uniform resource identifier indicating the protocol or other purpose, such as http: or news:.

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Lispverb

To pronounce with a lisp.

Schemenoun

A portfolio of pension plans with related benefits comprising multiple independent members.

Lispverb

To utter with imperfect articulation; to express with words pronounced imperfectly or indistinctly, as a child speaks; hence, to express by the use of simple, childlike language.

‘To speak unto them after their own capacity, and to lisp the words unto them according as the babes and children of that age might sound them again.’;

Schemeverb

(intransitive) To plot, or contrive a plan.

Lispverb

To speak with reserve or concealment; to utter timidly or confidentially; as, to lisp treason.

Schemenoun

A combination of things connected and adjusted by design; a system.

‘The appearance and outward scheme of things.’; ‘Such a scheme of things as shall at once take in time and eternity.’; ‘Arguments . . . sufficient to support and demonstrate a whole scheme of moral philosophy.’; ‘The Revolution came and changed his whole scheme of life.’;

Lispnoun

The habit or act of lisping. See Lisp, v. i., 1.

‘I overheard her answer, with a very pretty lisp, "O! Strephon, you are a dangerous creature."’;

Schemenoun

A plan or theory something to be done; a design; a project; as, to form a scheme.

‘The stoical scheme of supplying our wants by lopping off our desires, is like cutting off our feet when we want shoes.’;

Lispnoun

a high-level computer programming language in which statements and data are in the form of lists, enclosed in parentheses; - used especially for rapid development of prototype programs in artificial intelligence applications .

Schemenoun

Any lineal or mathematical diagram; an outline.

‘To draw an exact scheme of Constantinople, or a map of France.’;

Lispnoun

a speech defect that involves pronouncing s like voiceless th and z like voiced th

Schemenoun

A representation of the aspects of the celestial bodies for any moment or at a given event.

‘A blue silk case, from which was drawn a scheme of nativity.’; ‘He forms the well-concerted scheme of mischief;'T is fixed, 't is done, and both are doomed to death.’; ‘Artists and plans relieved my solemn hours;I founded palaces, and planted bowers.’;

Lispnoun

a flexible procedure-oriented programing language that manipulates symbols in the form of lists

Schemeverb

To make a scheme of; to plan; to design; to project; to plot.

‘That wickedness which schemed, and executed, his destruction.’;

Lispverb

speak with a lisp

Schemeverb

To form a scheme or schemes.

Lisp

A lisp is a speech impairment in which a person misarticulates sibilants ([s], [z], [ts], [dz], [ʃ], [ʒ], [tʃ], [dʒ]). These misarticulations often result in unclear speech.

Schemenoun

an elaborate and systematic plan of action

Schemenoun

a statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery

Schemenoun

a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole;

‘a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going’;

Schemenoun

an internal representation of the world; an organization of concepts and actions that can be revised by new information about the world

Schemenoun

a schematic or preliminary plan

Schemeverb

form intrigues (for) in an underhand manner

Schemeverb

devise a system or form a scheme for

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