Part of speech:
To connive is to cooperate secretly to do something wrong or illegal or to encourage wrong or illegal behavior.
To carry on a secret love affair
To draw a plan or chart of (a ship's course, etc.)
To formulate a scheme or program for the accomplishment, enactment, or attainment of:
(Archaic) To plan or scheme for; to plot to obtain.
Design is defined as to prepare or plan something.
To plan with cleverness or ingenuity; devise:
To have in mind as a possibility or plan; intend
To send out into space; cast:
To conceive or design:
To devise or invent:
To plan (a course of action)
To deliberate; plan
To lay a plan for.
To plan or plot secretly.
The definition of collude means to secretly work with someone on something illegal or deceitful.
An outline, diagram, plan, or preliminary draft
A trick used in evading or cheating
A plan of action resulting from strategy or intended to accomplish a specific goal.
An action, feat, or routine performed by an animal as a result of training
A plan suggested for acceptance; a proposal.
A plan or system of academic and related or ancillary activities:
(Dated, slang) A plan; a swindle; a trick.
A usually repeating artistic or decorative design:
A fixed or definite plan; system; law of arrangement
The definition of maneuver is a careful and skillful move or series of moves or a scheme or plot that requires skill to carry out.
An unproved theory, proposition, supposition, etc. tentatively accepted to explain certain facts or (working hypothesis) to provide a basis for further investigation, argument, etc.
An innovative stratagem or scheme employed especially to promote a project:
A plan, sketch, drawing, or outline designed to demonstrate or explain how something works or to clarify the relationship between the parts of a whole.
A joining or acting together, as if by sinister design:
The definition of a cabal is a scheme or a group of schemers.
A tricky method for achieving a purpose
The ability to hit a target or intended point:
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