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conspiracy
used in The Fellowship of the Ring

4 uses
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Definition a secret agreement or plot — especially to do something illegal or harmful
  • Chapter 5 A Conspiracy Unmasked 'Now we had better get home ourselves,' said Merry.
    1.5 -- Book 1 Chapter 5 -- A Conspiracy Unmasked (0% in)
  • I have known about the existence of the Ring for years — before Bilbo went away, in fact; but since he obviously regarded it as secret, I kept the knowledge in my head, until we formed our conspiracy.
    1.5 -- Book 1 Chapter 5 -- A Conspiracy Unmasked (59% in)
  • Then we formed our conspiracy; and as we were serious, too, and meant business, we have not been too scrupulous.
    1.5 -- Book 1 Chapter 5 -- A Conspiracy Unmasked (65% in)
  • 'It seems to have been a very efficient conspiracy,' said Frodo.
    1.5 -- Book 1 Chapter 5 -- A Conspiracy Unmasked (81% in)

There are no more uses of "conspiracy" in The Fellowship of the Ring.

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