conspire

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Verb[change]

Plain form
conspire

Third-person singular
conspires

Past tense
conspired

Past participle
conspired

Present participle
conspiring

  1. (intransitive) If people are conspiring, they are making secret plans together, usually to cause harm.
    The group was caught conspiring to overthrow the leader.
    The senators conspired to kill Caesar, an act they accomplished.

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