1. An instrumentality invented for a particular purpose (synset 103187746)
    "the device is small enough to wear on your wrist"; "a device intended to conserve water"
  2. Something in an artistic work designed to achieve a particular effect (synset 107082884)
  3. Any clever maneuver (synset 100172070)
    "he would stoop to any device to win a point"; "it was a great sales gimmick"; "a cheap promotions gimmick for greedy businessmen"
  4. Any ornamental pattern or design (as in embroidery) (synset 103190430)
  5. An emblematic design (especially in heraldry) (synset 103190246)
    "he was recognized by the device on his shield"

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