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conspire

verb [I]     /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.Plotting and trappingPlanning, expecting and arrangingCheating and tricking
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