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complot

n
a plot or conspiracy
vb, -plots, -plotting or -plotted
(intr) to plot together; conspire
[C16: from Old French, of unknown origin]
comˈplotter n

complot


Past participle: complotted
Gerund: complotting

Imperative
complot
complot
Present
I complot
you complot
he/she/it complots
we complot
you complot
they complot
Preterite
I complotted
you complotted
he/she/it complotted
we complotted
you complotted
they complotted
Present Continuous
I am complotting
you are complotting
he/she/it is complotting
we are complotting
you are complotting
they are complotting
Present Perfect
I have complotted
you have complotted
he/she/it has complotted
we have complotted
you have complotted
they have complotted
Past Continuous
I was complotting
you were complotting
he/she/it was complotting
we were complotting
you were complotting
they were complotting
Past Perfect
I had complotted
you had complotted
he/she/it had complotted
we had complotted
you had complotted
they had complotted
Future
I will complot
you will complot
he/she/it will complot
we will complot
you will complot
they will complot
Future Perfect
I will have complotted
you will have complotted
he/she/it will have complotted
we will have complotted
you will have complotted
they will have complotted
Future Continuous
I will be complotting
you will be complotting
he/she/it will be complotting
we will be complotting
you will be complotting
they will be complotting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been complotting
you have been complotting
he/she/it has been complotting
we have been complotting
you have been complotting
they have been complotting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been complotting
you will have been complotting
he/she/it will have been complotting
we will have been complotting
you will have been complotting
they will have been complotting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been complotting
you had been complotting
he/she/it had been complotting
we had been complotting
you had been complotting
they had been complotting
Conditional
I would complot
you would complot
he/she/it would complot
we would complot
you would complot
they would complot
Past Conditional
I would have complotted
you would have complotted
he/she/it would have complotted
we would have complotted
you would have complotted
they would have complotted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.complot - engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together; "They conspired to overthrow the government"
coconspire - conspire together; "The two men coconspired to cover up the Federal investigation"
plot - plan secretly, usually something illegal; "They plotted the overthrow of the government"
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