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English definition of “collude”

collude

verb [I]     /kəˈluːd/ formal
to act together secretly or illegally in order to deceive or cheat someone: It was suspected that the police had colluded with the witnesses.Plotting and trappingPlanning, expecting and arrangingCheating and tricking
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