Perhaps because it was deemed the hardest to circumvent, the use of conjuration against the life of the queen was most feared.
He answered that he was forced to it by conjuration and maledictions.
The best part was the decorations, especially at the conjuration of the spirits.
The conjuration which they had been anxiously seeking was found.
It seems by some conjuration or other, the Devil suffered himself to be put away, and gave the weaver a habitation.
I do not half like the state of things, and this conjuration about the bees may all fall through.
The usual preparations for this conjuration were immediately made.
He seems to speak of his trouble as if mentioning it were a sort of conjuration to prevent it.
The planets swung along their paths again and the sun was in the most favorable house for conjuration.
What he says sounds at first like scolding, and then like a solemn curse or conjuration.
late 14c., coniuracioun, "conspiracy" (now obsolete), also "a calling upon something supernatural," from Old French conjuracion "spell, incantation, formula used in exorcism," from Latin coniurationem (nominative coniuratio) "a swearing together, conspiracy," noun of action from coniurare (see conjure).