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English definition of “conspire”

conspire

verb [I] uk   /kənˈspaɪər/ us    /-ˈspaɪr/
to plan secretly with other people to do something bad, illegal, or against someone's wishes: [+ to infinitive] He felt that his colleagues were conspiring together to remove him from his job. As girls, the sisters used to conspire with each other against their brother.
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