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conspirator

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Definition a member of a conspiracy (a secret plot)
  • The conspirators met in the woods at night.
  • suspected of being one of the conspirators
  • Now David had been told, "Ahithophel is among the conspirators with Absalom." So David prayed, "O LORD, turn Ahithophel's counsel into foolishness."
    2 Samuel 15:31 (NIV)
  • He is then stabbed by several other conspirators, and at last by Marcus Brutus.
    William Shakespeare  --  Julius Caesar
  • conspirators = a member of a conspiracy (a secret plot)
  • I do not know exactly what happened when the conspirators discovered that this part of their plan was impossible owing to the accident to the train.
    Agatha Christie  --  Murder On The Orient Express
  • He was more interested in Michael's capacity to serve as an entertaining big brother and wily co-conspirator.
    Michael Lewis  --  The Blind Side
  • We must be conspirators and deceive both Scarlett and Mr. Wilkes.
    Margaret Mitchell  --  Gone with the Wind
  • Each of us got our heart buried in six feet of African dirt; we are all co-conspirators here.
    Barbara Kingsolver  --  The Poisonwood Bible
  • The only one of her conspirators to escape her father's net was Darkstar.
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Feast For Crows
  • Intelligence agencies can instantly create a web of all of a suspect's contacts, co-conspirators.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • Who and where is the false conspirator who says that I denounce the husband of my child!
    Charles Dickens  --  A Tale of Two Cities
  • With Woref or his conspirators listening, watching, the slightest advance that Thomas might make would result in her death.
    Ted Dekker  --  White: The Great Pursuit
  • "He's a political conspirator, there's not a doubt about it," Razumihin decided, as he slowly descended the stairs.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  Crime and Punishment
  • She gave him a wink which had strangely unsettling undertones , a wink one conspirator might give another.
    Stephen King  --  Misery
  • You look like four conspirators.
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Three Musketeers
  • Given unwillingly, mind you," he added on a conspirator's grin.
    Becca Fitzpatrick  --  Hush, Hush
  • "She could only have known these things if she was a conspirator against you," he explained.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  Queen of Attolia
  • Conspirators formed "murder squads" set on drowning the Bird or hurling him from a cliff.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • When I shared my delicious secret with my longtime co-conspirator, he said, "No, I do not believe it.
    Betty Mahmoody  --  Not Without My Daughter
  • She had convinced each conspirator that the others planned betrayal and intended to gorge alone upon her master.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Fiend And The Forge

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