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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a plot (involving more than one person), conspiracy
  • v. To plot.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A plotting together; a confederacy in some evil design; a conspiracy.
  • v. To plot or plan together; to conspire; to join in a secret design.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To plan together; contrive; plot.
  • To plot together; conspire; form a plot; join in a secret design, generally criminal.
  • n. A plotting together; a joint plot; a confederacy in some design; a conspiracy.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together

Etymologies

From Middle French complot ("crowd, plot"). (Wiktionary)

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