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Agreement between two or more parties to commission and carry out an offense, such as to commit murder or inflict injury, or to defraud, rob, or steal. In many jurisdictions the conspiracy agreement itself is considered a crime, whether or not the intended offense was carried out.

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I am beginning to believe my co-workers have some sort of conspiracy planned to sabotage my position, because I discovered files were missing from my desk and someone hacked into my emails.
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Conspiracy to commit a crime is almost as bad as actually committing a crime in most people's point of view.
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Kara, who disliked Alice, knew she wouldn't be home at a certain time, so she gladly took part in the conspiracy to set Alice's house on fire.
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