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English definition of “conspire”

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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