Associations to the word «Conspire»


CONSPIRE, verb. (intransitive) To secretly plot or make plans together, often used regarding something bad or illegal.
CONSPIRE, verb. (intransitive) To agree, to concur to one end.
CONSPIRE, verb. (transitive) To try to bring about.

Dictionary definition

CONSPIRE, verb. Engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together; "They conspired to overthrow the government".
CONSPIRE, verb. Act in unison or agreement and in secret towards a deceitful or illegal purpose; "The two companies conspired to cause the value of the stock to fall".

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