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conniving
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

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Definition
planning an illegal or underhanded activity
  • Before Jem looks at anyone else he looks at me, and I've tried to live so I can look squarely back at him... if I connived at something like this, frankly I couldn't meet his eye, and the day I can't do that I'll know I've lost him.
    p. 366.8
connived = planned (an underhanded activity)
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