be after

be after
verb
have the will and intention to carry out some action (Freq. 3)
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He plans to be in graduate school next year

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The rebels had planned turmoil and confusion

Syn: ↑plan
Hypernyms: ↑intend, ↑mean, ↑think
Hyponyms:
think out, ↑draw a bead on, ↑aspire, ↑aim, ↑shoot for, ↑hope, ↑go for
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something

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Somebody ——s to INFINITIVE

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Somebody ——s VERB-ing


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