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conspiracy (kənˈspɪrəsɪ Pronunciation for conspiracy



(plural) -cies
  1. a secret plan or agreement to carry out an illegal or harmful act, esp with political motivation; plot
  2. the act of making such plans in secret

Derived Forms

conˈspirator noun
conspiratorial (kənˌspɪrəˈtɔːrɪəl Pronunciation for conspiratorial , conˈspiratory adjective
conˌspiraˈtorially adverb

Translations for 'conspiracy'

  • British English: conspiracyPronunciation for conspiracy Conspiracy is the secret planning by a group of people to do something wrong or illegal.He is guilty of conspiracy to cause criminal damage.kənˈspɪrəsɪ NOUN
  • Arabic: مُؤَامَرَةPronunciation for مُؤَامَرَة
  • Brazilian Portuguese: conspiraçãoPronunciation for conspiração
  • Chinese: 密谋Pronunciation for 密谋
  • Croatian: zavjeraPronunciation for zavjera
  • Czech: spiknutíPronunciation for spiknutí
  • Danish: sammensværgelsePronunciation for sammensværgelse
  • Dutch: samenzweringPronunciation for samenzwering
  • European Spanish: conspiraciónPronunciation for conspiración
  • Finnish: salaliittoPronunciation for salaliitto
  • French: complotPronunciation for complot
  • German: VerschwörungPronunciation for Verschwörung
  • Greek: συνωμοσίαPronunciation for συνωμοσία
  • Italian: cospirazionePronunciation for cospirazione
  • Japanese: 陰謀Pronunciation for 陰謀
  • Korean: 음모Pronunciation for 음모계략
  • Norwegian: sammensvergelsePronunciation for sammensvergelse
  • Polish: spisekPronunciation for spisek
  • Portuguese: conspiraçãoPronunciation for conspiração
  • Romanian: conspirație conspirații
  • Russian: заговорPronunciation for заговор
  • Spanish: conspiraciónPronunciation for conspiración
  • Swedish: konspirationPronunciation for konspiration
  • Thai: การวางแผนการอย่างลับๆPronunciation for การวางแผนการอย่างลับๆ
  • Turkish: komploPronunciation for komplo
  • Ukrainian: змова
  • Vietnamese: âm mưuPronunciation for âm mưu

Example Sentences Including 'conspiracy'

The Major, his direct superior in both the army and the conspiracy , looked at him levelly.
Townsend, Eileen In Love and War
He had willingly joined the conspiracy to turn a fighter... Bugger what the fighter had done.
Seymour, Gerald Field of Blood
For starters, he could probably be nailed on conspiracy charges.
Terman, Douglas Cormorant


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