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conspirator

n. a person or entity who enters into a plot with one or more other people or entities to commit illegal acts, legal acts with an illegal object, or using illegal methods, to the harm of others. Conspirators may range from small-time bootleggers to electronics companies meeting to fix prices in violation of anti-trust laws. (See conspiracy)

conspirator

noun abettor, colluder, complotter, confederate, coniuratus, conniver, deceiver, intrigant, machinator, plotter, schemer, spy, strategist
See also: abettor, coactor, confederate, conspirer
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They leaned across (the table), conspiratorially, and said, "Alan, we're thinking of going into film, and today we are going to discover you." I said, "Why are you discovering me?
So blatantly conspiratorially skewed to their interests was this law that it sparked a groundswell of public outrage in the interior of the province.
"I've never been to the ladies' room here,'' he says, conspiratorially. "Do you suppose now is the time?''
In reality, however, there was another purpose, one that was spoken of only in conspiratorially low tones.
conspiratorially between Dewberry Frost emulsion and velvet-finish
He lowers his voice conspiratorially: "I think this is probably where the magic will happen to be honest with you.
Well, admits Mr Brocklebank, it nearly abounded: as he stood around outside the conference hall, he bumped into one local MP who, on being asked if they were having a good time, responded conspiratorially that it was "the most boring conference I've ever been to".
"Honey," he called, "Where's my drink?" We giggled conspiratorially, realizing that we had momentarily forgotten him.
Simply by reading this column - poor you - you've almost certainly unknowingly deleted the memory of a sunny afternoon by the river, holding hands with someone who was vitally important at the time and watching a man trying to launch a canoe, laughing conspiratorially at his ungainly failure, planning a bright future together.
And I will remember the sound of his lovely deep voice as he leaned in conspiratorially to ask, "And so, my dear, how are you?"
Conspiratorially leaning forward across his desk, as if the KGB might be listening to our conversation, Randall dropped his voice to nearly a whisper.
Chinkara gazelles flit across the dunes, little green bee-eaters perch conspiratorially together on khejri trees.