Part of speech:
The practice of or involvement in such schemes:
A plot is defined as a secret plan to achieve something illegal or evil.
The group taking part in such a plan
A group of military officers ruling a country after seizing power.
(Colloquial) A telephone call.
A mischievous or playful act; prank, practical joke, etc.
A small meeting room
Military service; army life.
A planar region bounded by a circle.
An early form of social group, as in the Scottish Highlands, composed of several families claiming descent from a common ancestor, bearing the same family name, and following the same chieftain
An agreement between two or more individuals to perpetrate a fraud or to commit an illegal act.
(--- Brit.) The administrative body of a county, town, city, district, etc.
A group of persons forming a cohesive, usually contentious minority within a larger group.
The assent to, encouragement of, or promotion of another’s wrongdoing by silence or feigned ignorance. See also conspiracy. To be in collusion with another person. See also conspiracy. In family law, the consent by one spouse of the other spouse’s improper conduct (such as adultery), either in advance of the conduct or while it is occurring, when that wrongful conduct is a potential ground for divorce.
The definition of machination is a carefully crafted scheme or plot, usually to achieve some sinister goal.
A secret plan to achieve an evil or illegal end
A club, originally used thus by Benjamin Franklin
To conspire is to work together and secret plans, or that events are happening that seem to lead to a particular situation or result.
(Archaic) To plot.
To devise (a scheme or plot).
Find another word for cabal. In this page you can discover 27 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for cabal, like: intrigue, plot, scheme, conspiracy, junta, ring, trick, camarilla, camp, circle and clan.