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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conspire, cabal, complot, conjure, machinate(verb)

    engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together

    "They conspired to overthrow the government"

    raise, devise, bid, collude, bring up, press, beseech, prepare, stir, put forward, call down, arouse, conjure, evoke, call forth, machinate, complot, adjure, organize, get up, invoke, cabal, entreat, organise, conjure up

  2. conspire, collude(verb)

    act in unison or agreement and in secret towards a deceitful or illegal purpose

    "The two companies conspired to cause the value of the stock to fall"

    conjure, cabal, complot, collude, machinate

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. conspire

    concur, conduce, contribute, agree, unite, hang, pull together, co-operate, league, baud

    oppose, counteract, withstand, run counter to

Editors Contribution

  1. plot

    Submitted by rinat on August 15, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. conspire(v. n.)

    co-operate, conduce, tend, concur

  2. conspire(v. n.)

    combine (for some evil design), plot, confederate, intrigue, cabal

  3. conspire(v. a.)

    plot, contrive, devise, project, compass

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. conspire(v)

    plot, complot, cabal, machinate, intrigue, collude

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  1. Brett Kavanaugh:

    It may not be our job to impose sanctions on him, but it is our job to make his pattern of revolting behavior clear — piece by painful piece. Aren’t we failing to fulfill our duty to the American people if we willingly ‘conspire’ with the president in an effort to conceal the true nature of his acts?

  2. Lee Rigby:

    We’ve certainly seen over the last few months a growing concern about exactly the type of attack you just described, it doesn’t take an awful lot of organizing, it doesn’t take too many people to conspire together, there’s no great complexity to it, so what that means is that we have a very short time to interdict, to actually intervene, and make sure that these people don’t get away with it.

  3. Chuck Grassley:

    And I don't know how to conspire.

  4. Mitch McConnell:

    The Special Counsel's conclusions confirm the President's account that there was no effort by The Special Counsel campaign to conspire or coordinate with Russia in its efforts to influence the 2016 presidential election, however, Russia's ongoing efforts to interfere with our democracy are dangerous and disturbing, and I welcome the Special Counsel's contributions to our efforts to understand better Russia's activities in this regard. And I look forward to the continuing work of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on the threats posed to our democratic institutions by foreign interference.

  5. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro:

    Enough already with vampires who conspire against peace.

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