verb (used without object), conspired, conspiring.
to agree together, especially secretly, to do something wrong, evil, or illegal: They conspired to kill the king.
to act or work together toward the same result or goal.
verb (used with object), conspired, conspiring.
to plot (something wrong, evil, or illegal).

1325–75; Middle English < Latin conspīrāre to act in harmony, conspire, equivalent to con- con- + spīrāre to breathe; see spirant, spirit

conspirer, noun
conspiringly, adverb
nonconspiring, adjective
preconspire, verb, preconspired, preconspiring.
unconspired, adjective
unconspiring, adjective
unconspiringly, adverb

connive, conspire.

1. complot, intrigue. See plot. 2. combine, concur, cooperate. Unabridged
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conspire (kənˈspaɪə)
vb (when intr, sometimes foll by against)
1.  to plan or agree on (a crime or harmful act) together in secret
2.  (intr) to act together towards some end as if by design: the elements conspired to spoil our picnic
[C14: from Old French conspirer, from Latin conspīrāre to plot together, literally: to breathe together, from spīrāre to breathe]

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Word Origin & History

c.1300, from O.Fr. conspirer, from L. conspirare "to agree, unite, plot," lit. "to breathe together," from com- "together" + spirare "to breathe" (see spirit).
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Example sentences
Since then a succession of cyclones and slumping prices have conspired to
  jostle the crown from the vanilla king's head.
We've conspired to create an inflation in available manpower with degrees of
  doubtful value in the workplace.
And so the husbands conspired to design a sailing trip that would prove to us
  that a good time can be had by all on the water.
Meanwhile, life and the general mood conspired to compound his long position.
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