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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together; Arrange by systematic planning and united effort.

Usage examples (20)
  • machinate a plot
  • Verb (used without object), verb (used with object), : to machinate the overthrow of the government
  • “No,” I said, closing my eyes and trying to machinate as Honey-ishly as possible.
  • Our tax dollars pay for people to sit in a room and machinate about all the likely next horrible things that could happen. for more
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