1. [ noun ] a clique (often secret) that seeks power usually through intrigue
Synonyms: faction camarilla junto military_junta junta
Related terms: clique cabalist
2. [ verb ] engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together
Synonyms: conspire machinate conjure complot

"They conspired to overthrow the government"

Related terms: plot coconspire conspiracy intrigue conspirator
3. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 30663
4. [ noun ] a plot to carry out some harmful or illegal act (especially a political plot)
Synonyms: conspiracy
Related terms: plot gunpowder_plot politics
Similar spelling:   cabala