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col·lu·sive

 (kə-lo͞o′sĭv, -zĭv)
adj.
Acting in secret to achieve a fraudulent, illegal, or deceitful goal.

col·lu′sive·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.collusive - acting together in secret toward a fraudulent or illegal end
covert - secret or hidden; not openly practiced or engaged in or shown or avowed; "covert actions by the CIA"; "covert funding for the rebels"
Translations

collusive

[kəˈluːsɪv] ADJ (frm) [behaviour] → colusivo, connivente

collusive

adj collusive behaviourgeheime Absprachen pl; collusive business practicesgeheime Geschäftsabsprachen pl
References in classic literature ?
Hunt now considered the whole conduct of M'Dougal hollow and collusive.
9 (ANI): In the backdrop of the recent scams reported in the banking sector, citizens have flagged concern on various aspects of business-banker nexus and the gaps that exist, particularly of collusive corruption existing among (PSBs).
The decision was taken after the company was found engaged in collusive practices during bidding on contracts under the World Bank-financed electricity distribution and transmission improvement project in Pakistan.
LAHORE -- Pak Elektron (PAEL), its affiliates PEL Marketing (Private) Limited, Kohinoor Power Company (KOHP), and its former general manager have been debarred for a 33-month period due to collusive practices during bidding on contracts under the World Bank (WB) financed Electricity Distribution and Transmission Improvement Project in Pakistan, as revealed by WB in its press release today.
Earlier, the CCP also investigated and penalised collusive behaviour in the poultry sector.
It would be pertinent to mention that CCP has previously also investigated and penalized collusive behaviour in the poultry sector.
It is pertinent to mention that CCP had previously also investigated and penalized collusive behaviour in the poultry sector.
The sanction relates to corrupt and collusive practices under the Identification System for Enhancing Access to Services Project (IDEA), a project designed to establish a secure, accurate and reliable national ID system in the People's Republic of Bangladesh.
Yet an even tougher task may prove delivering on his promises to shake up collusive ties between big business and the government, and so unleash animal spirits.
There is usually a semblance of public bidding, but more often than not, it is a fixed bidding through collusive or anticompetitive conduct.
It said the firms were suspected of engaging in collusive practices to fix incremental rates on the shipment of cargo from Asia to South Africa.
These so-called "pay for delay" settlements delay generic entry, and they have been labeled as collusive by the Federal Trade Commission.