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con·spir·a·tor

 (kən-spîr′ə-tər)
n.
One that engages in a conspiracy.

con•spir•a•tor

(kənˈspɪr ə tər)

n.
a person who takes part in a conspiracy; plotter.
[1375–1425; late Middle English < Anglo-French < Medieval Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.conspirator - a member of a conspiracyconspirator - a member of a conspiracy    
confederacy, conspiracy - a group of conspirators banded together to achieve some harmful or illegal purpose
criminal, crook, felon, malefactor, outlaw - someone who has committed a crime or has been legally convicted of a crime

conspirator

noun plotter, intriguer, conspirer, traitor, schemer the conspirators who had planned to kill the King

conspirator

noun
One who assists a lawbreaker in a wrongful or criminal act:
Translations
مُتَآمِر
spiklenec
konspiratormedsammensvoren
urotnicaurotnikzavjerenicazavjerenik
összeesküvő
samsærismaîur
sprisahanec
zarotnik
komplo kuran kişi

conspirator

[kənˈspɪrətəʳ] Nconspirador(a) m/f

conspirator

[kənˈspɪrətər] nconspirateur/trice m/f

conspirator

nVerschwörer(in) m(f)

conspirator

[kənˈspɪrətəʳ] ncospiratore/trice

conspire

(kənˈspaiə) verb
to plot or secretly make plans together. They conspired with the terrorists to overthrow the government.
conˈspiracy (-ˈspi-) plural conˈspiracies noun
(a plan made by) conspiring. The government discovered the conspiracy in time.
conˈspirator (-ˈspi-) noun
a person who conspires.
References in classic literature ?
The embers of the great fire had so far burned themselves out and now glowed so low and duskily that I understood why these conspirators desired a torch.
They were all at the Opera that night, but looked round in vain for the fierce conspirators whom they were instructed to suppress.
The King, who was very brave, assured the Queen that he would soon punish the conspirators.
No," replied Villefort; "a faithful servant of the king does not know conspirators.
They foregathered at the top of a tenement-house in Tehama Street, an unsavoury quarter of the city, and, there calling for certain drinks, they conspired because they were conspirators by trade, officially known as the Third Three of the I.
The Conspirators returned to their seats, and continued their conversation in an undertone, so as not to be heard by Uggug, who was still standing at the window.
The factor of the Grandmother's appearance in place of the hourly expected telegram to announce her death(with, of course, resultant legacies) had so upset the whole scheme of intentions and projects that it was with a decided feeling of apprehension and growing paralysis that the conspirators viewed any future performances of the old lady at roulette.
The cardinal, nevertheless, did not lose sight of the conspirators.
Astor, but intimates that he stood ready to resist any treasonous outbreak; and seems to think that the evidence of preparation on his part had an effect in overawing the conspirators.
They reached the empty space in front of the church, where they stopped a moment, looking at each other with something of an air of closer fellowship--like two sociable conspirators.
The poor girl, however, was herself a prisoner, for there was no one about the house except the man who acted as coachman, and his wife, both of whom were tools of the conspirators.
I mean the conspirators, if they were conspirators.