A club, originally used thus by Benjamin Franklin
The definition of a cabal is a scheme or a group of schemers.
A distinct aspect:
Bookmakers considered as a group.
The definition of a rebellion is a resistance against something, particularly the government, authority or other controlling forces.
A reason for a dispute or argument:
A group of soldiers selected for a duty or mission:
The definition of an intrigue is something that is done secretly through plotting.
An assemblage of persons or objects gathered or located together; an aggregation:
(Law) A concept whereby a common group of debtors are only responsible for their proportionate sum of the total debt.
A difference of opinion; disagreement or, esp., discord as expressed in intense quarreling or wrangling, as within a group [dissension among party members]: often in dissension in the ranks, dissatisfaction with those in authority
Verbal controversy; contest by opposing argument or expression of opposing views or claims; controversial discussion; altercation; debate.
A name or designation, especially for a class or group.
The definition of a coterie is a group of people with similar interests.
A group of people who have united for unlawful practices; a conspiracy.
A large group of relatives, friends, or associates.
A group of legislators who, without regard to party affiliation, act together to advance some common interest of their constituents
A group of animals.
Lack of unity.
A set of clothing, often with accessories:
An agreement between two or more governments or powers for cooperative action or policy:
A tightly knit group of zealots who are active in advancing the interests of a revolutionary party.
(Ecology) A group of species in a community that use similar environmental resources in a similar way, such as a group of songbirds that all glean insects from leaves.
A part or division, as of a city or a national economy:
A business, firm or enterprise; a company.
A small group or cluster
The party organization generally
A group organized for work or activity:
An individual, group, structure, or other entity regarded as an elementary structural or functional constituent of a whole.
Any of the smallest organizational units of a group or movement, as of a Communist party
The position taken by such a group
A group of persons engaged in trying to influence legislators or other public officials in favor of a specific cause:
An organization that owns, controls, or sponsors an athletic team
A group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used:
A small exclusive group of friends or associates.
A group of political intriguers; esp., such a group, of military men in power after a coup d'état
A section of a party, legislature, or community holding distinct, especially dissenting, political views:
(Rowing) A rowing team manning a single shell.
A group of youths from one neighborhood banded together for social reasons; often specif., a band of juvenile delinquents
A power-operated harvesting machine that cuts, threshes, and cleans grain.
A concerted effort or campaign to combat or put an end to something considered injurious:
Difference or inconsistency:
Lack of harmony; discord; conflict
Conflict, as between persons having dissimilar ideas or interests; clash.
Lack of agreement, consistency, or harmony; conflict:
Difference of opinion or feeling; disagreement.
Difference is defined as the features that make one thing distinct from another or the condition of when a change is made.
A statement or point that one argues for as true or valid
A state of open, often prolonged fighting; a battle or war.
A sharp disagreement; conflict
The definition of a combination is something created by joining or mixing two or more people or things together, or a series of numbers used to open a lock.
The definition of a cartel is an arrangement between people who will benefit from the arrangement, often in an illegal way.
An entire thing; whole; total
An entity or system made up of interrelated parts:
The condition or fact of being in harmony or agreement; correspondence; congruity; similarity
The quality of being one in spirit, sentiment, purpose, etc.; harmony; agreement; concord; uniformity
An agreement or a treaty to end hostilities:
A quarrel or dispute
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