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conspiracy
American English: /kənˈspɪrəsi/
British English: /kənˈspɪrəsi/

Translation of conspiracy in Spanish:

noun plural -cies

  • 1 countable (plot) there's a conspiracy against me in this office! [humorous]
    ¡toda la oficina está confabulada contra mí! [humorous]
    conspiracy to + infinitive
    conspiración para + infinitive
    the press maintained a conspiracy of silence on the subject
    la prensa guardó un silencio cómplice sobre el tema
    Example sentences
    • The tacit conspiracy is the cause; the secret conspiracies are the symptoms.
    • Where there were kings, queens, palaces there ought to be intrigues, conspiracies and secret tunnels.
    • If the uncovered ‘secrets’ involve grand conspiracies, so much the better.
  • 2 uncountable (act of conspiring)
    Example sentences
    • She is serving three-and-a-half years in prison for conspiracy to pervert the course of justice.
    • Tamper with a witness and see how you would go on a charge of conspiracy to pervert the course of justice.
    • The second man is also being held on suspicion of conspiracy to pervert the course of justice.

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