con·spir·a·tor /kən-'spir-ə-tər/ n: one who conspires
Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam-Webster. 1996.
n.A person who participates in a conspiracy.
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.
A person that is a party to a conspiracy — that is,someone that enters into an agreement to commit illegal acts, or to commit legal acts using illegal means.Category: Criminal LawCategory: Small Claims Court & Lawsuits
Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. Gerald N. Hill, Kathleen Thompson Hill. 2009.
@ unindicted co-conspiratorOne who is alleged to have participated in a conspiracy, but is not indicted for the crime even though one or more fellow conspirators are. Also called unindicted conspirator.@ unindicted conspiratorOne who is alleged to have participated in a conspiracy, but is not indicted for the crime even though one or more fellow conspirators are. Also called unindicted co-conspirator.@
Webster's New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000.
n.a person or entity who enters into a plot with one or more other people or entities to commit illegal acts, legal acts with an illegal object, or using illegal methods, to the harm of others. Conspirators may range from small-time bootleggers to electronics companies meeting to fix prices in violation of antitrust laws. (See conspiracy
Law dictionary. EdwART. 2013.
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conspirator — CONSPIRATÓR, OÁRE, conspiratori, oare, s.m. şi f. Persoană care ia parte la o conspiraţie. – Din fr. conspirateur. Trimis de LauraGellner, 30.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98 CONSPIRATÓR s. v. complotist. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime … … Dicționar Român
conspirator — [kən spir′ət ər] n. [ME conspiratour < OFr < ML conspirator < pp. of L conspirare: see CONSPIRE] a person who takes part in a conspiracy … English World dictionary
Conspirator — Con*spir a*tor, n. One who engages in a conspiracy; a plotter. 2 Sam. xv. 31. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
conspirator — c.1400, conspyratour, from O.Fr. conspirateur, from L. conspiratorem (nom. conspiratorio), noun of action from conspirat , pp. stem of conspirare (see CONSPIRE (Cf. conspire)). Fem. form conspiratress is from mid 18c. Related: Conspiratorial;… … Etymology dictionary
conspirator — *confederate, accessory, accomplice, abettor … New Dictionary of Synonyms
conspirator — [n] schemer accomplice, backstabber*, betrayer, caballer, collaborator, colluder, highbinder, plotter, subversive, traitor; concept 412 … New thesaurus
conspirator — UK [kənˈspɪrətə(r)] / US [kənˈspɪrətər] noun [countable] Word forms conspirator : singular conspirator plural conspirators someone who secretly makes a plan with another person or group to do something bad or illegal, especially in politics … English dictionary
conspirator — [[t]kənspɪ̱rətə(r)[/t]] conspirators N COUNT A conspirator is a person who joins a conspiracy … English dictionary
conspirator — noun is there any credible evidence of a conspirator working with Oswald? Syn: plotter, schemer, intriguer, colluder, collaborator, conniver … Thesaurus of popular words
conspirator — conspire ► VERB 1) jointly make secret plans to commit a wrongful act. 2) (of circumstances) seem to be acting together in bringing about an unfortunate result. DERIVATIVES conspirator noun conspiratorial adjective conspiratorially adverb. ORIGIN … English terms dictionary