Associations to the word «Cabal»

Wiktionary

CABAL, noun. A usually secret exclusive organization of individuals gathered for a political purpose.
CABAL, noun. A secret plot.
CABAL, noun. An identifiable group within the tradition of Discordianism.
CABAL, verb. To engage in the activities of a cabal
CABAL GLASS, noun. Any of a range of calcium boroaluminate glasses that have specialist technical uses

Dictionary definition

CABAL, noun. A clique (often secret) that seeks power usually through intrigue.
CABAL, noun. A plot to carry out some harmful or illegal act (especially a political plot).
CABAL, verb. Engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together; "They conspired to overthrow the government".

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne