'Deviseth' in the Bible
For we must needs die, and are as water split on the ground, which cannot be gathered up again; neither doth God take away life, but deviseth means, that he that is banished be not an outcast from him.
He deviseth mischief upon his bed; he setteth himself in a way that is not good; he abhorreth not evil.
Thy tongue deviseth mischiefs; like a sharp rasor, working deceitfully.
Frowardness is in his heart, he deviseth mischief continually; he soweth discord.
An heart that deviseth wicked imaginations, feet that be swift in running to mischief,
A man's heart deviseth his way: but the LORD directeth his steps.
A worthless man deviseth mischief; And in his lips there is as a scorching fire.
He that deviseth to do evil shall be called a mischievous person.
The instruments also of the churl are evil: he deviseth wicked devices to destroy the poor with lying words, even when the needy speaketh right.
But the liberal deviseth liberal things; and by liberal things shall he stand.
Flee, bemoan mightily, go deep to dwell, Ye inhabitants of Hazor -- an affirmation of Jehovah, For given counsel against you hath Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon, Yea, he deviseth against them a device.
Peaceably even into the fertile places of the province He cometh, and he hath done that which his fathers did not, nor his fathers' fathers; prey, and spoil, and substance, to them he scattereth, and against fenced places he deviseth his devices, even for a time.
- Deviseth (13 instances)