An agreement or combination by two or more individuals to commit a crime or to commit a lawful act by unlawful means. Making the agreement is a crime, even if the unlawful act that is planned is never performed, but most states require overt action by one of the conspirators to further the conspiracy before the making of the agreement becomes criminal. A conspiracy to harm someone is also a tort. Also called partnership in crime. See also tortfeasor, concert of action rule, accessory, accomplice, aid and abet, attempt, connivance, conscious parallelism, and solicitation.
In divorce law, in states that do not have no-fault divorce, an agreement between husband and wife to suppress facts, manufacture false evidence, or to do some act that would create or appear to create a ground for divorce. If discovered, the agreement will cause the divorce to be denied.
The definition of ignorance is being unaware, uneducated or unknowledgeable.
Lack of worldliness or sophistication; naiveté.
Failure or refusal to become involved, especially in the affairs of another nation; nonintervention.
Find another word for complicity. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for complicity, like: conspiracy, confederacy, collusion, cooperation, intrigue, ignorance, innocence, refusal, noninvolvement, duplicity and brutality.