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There will always be conspiracy theorists and liars in public life. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It is the product of an absurd conspiracy theory. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It would be called conspiracy theory! Times, Sunday Times (2016)They deny offences including conspiracy to corrupt and the trial at Southwark crown court continues. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They admitted conspiracy to commit theft at Portsmouth crown court. The Sun (2016)But they sit out the first round, a fact that conspiracy theorists will seize on. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This is a grown-up conspiracy theory. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Three men deny conspiracy to commit burglary. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The idea that governments had access to alien technology was to fire generations of conspiracy theorists. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Their conspiracy theory goes along these lines. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Yet his paranoid fear of plots and conspiracies beset him to the end of his life. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)It was a conspiracy by other people involved. The Sun (2010)He had already admitted conspiracy to steal and will be sentenced today. The Sun (2008)There were claims that the journey was prolonged as part of a conspiracy to kill her. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They deny conspiracy to commit fraud and were bailed. The Sun (2014)The conspiracy theorists have enjoyed a field day. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The discrepancy sparked claims of a political conspiracy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Four admitted conspiracy to corrupt and the others admitted aiding misconduct in public office. Times, Sunday Times (2006)All three men deny conspiracy to defraud. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This is not just conspiracy theory. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The couple face cruelty, illegal gambling and conspiracy charges. The Sun (2013)What he finds is a fragile world of conspiracies, secrets and scandals. Times, Sunday Times (2010)If sport genuinely goes the way of conspiracies and secret warfare, then sport will become too serious. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It sparked a conspiracy theory. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The employers sued the union, arguing that the combination of workers to raise their wages constituted an illegal conspiracy in restraint of trade. A Conceptual View of Human Resource Management: Strategic Objectives, Environments, FunctionsHe also highlights conspiracy theories linking the unfinished pyramid on the US dollar bill to the Masons. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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British English: conspiracy /kənˈspɪrəsɪ/ NOUN
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.
- American English: conspiracy
- Arabic: مُؤَامَرَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: conspiração
- Chinese: 密谋
- Croatian: zavjera
- Czech: spiknutí
- Danish: sammensværgelse
- Dutch: samenzwering
- European Spanish: conspiración
- Finnish: salaliitto
- French: complot
- German: Verschwörung
- Greek: συνωμοσία
- Italian: cospirazione
- Japanese: 陰謀
- Korean: 음모 계략
- Norwegian: sammensvergelse
- Polish: spisek
- European Portuguese: conspiração
- Romanian: conspirație
- Russian: заговор
- Spanish: conspiración
- Swedish: konspiration
- Thai: การวางแผนการอย่างลับๆ
- Turkish: komplo
- Ukrainian: змова
- Vietnamese: âm mưu
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