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collude


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Collude  \Col*lude"\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Colluded};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Colluding}.]  [L.  colludere,  -lusum;  col-  +  ludere  to 
  play.  See  {Ludicrous}.] 
  To  have  secretly  a  joint  part  or  share  in  an  action  to  play 
  into  each  other's  hands;  to  conspire;  to  act  in  concert. 
 
  If  they  let  things  take  their  course,  they  will  be 
  represented  as  colluding  with  sedition.  --Burke. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  collude 
  v  :  act  in  unison  or  agreement;  "These  two  factors  conspired  to 
  cause  the  stock  market  to  fall"  [syn:  {conspire}] 




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