brigue

Brigue

Brigue\, n. [F. brigue, fr. LL. briga quarrel. See Brigand.] A cabal, intrigue, faction, contention, strife, or quarrel. [Obs.] --Chesterfield.
Webster's Revised

Brigue

Brigue\, v. i. [F. briguer. See Brigue, n.] To contend for; to canvass; to solicit. [Obs.] --Bp. Hurd.
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