Design has many meanings.
It is an action, the result of a process and the process itself. It is a domain of knowledge.
But it’s more. It’s Resolution.
Resolution is a word that embodies more than one meaning.
#1 Design to solve a problem
Design is a way to achieve the resolution of different kinds of problems.
#2 Design for a change of view
Design is a discipline that requires you to be able to see things from many different points of view, thus constantly changing resolution.
#3 Design as an attitude
Design is discipline that requires you to be constant and rock solid, both in your methodology and personal beliefs and ethics, so being resolute.