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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 con·spire /kənˈspaɪr/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·spire v. i. [imp. & p. p. Conspired p. pr. & vb. n. Conspiring.]
 1. To make an agreement, esp. a secret agreement, to do some act, as to commit treason or a crime, or to do some unlawful deed; to plot together.
    They conspired against [Joseph] to slay him.   --Gen. xxxvii. 18.
 You have conspired against our royal person,
 Joined with an enemy proclaimed.   --Shak.
 2. To concur to one end; to agree.
 The press, the pulpit, and the stage
 Conspire to censure and expose our age.   --Roscommon.
 Syn: -- To unite; concur; complot; confederate; league.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·spire, v. t. To plot; to plan; to combine for.
    Angry clouds conspire your overthrow.   --Bp. Hall.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear
           together; "They conspired to overthrow the government"
           [syn: cabal, complot, conjure, machinate]
      2: act in unison or agreement and in secret towards a deceitful
         or illegal purpose; "The two companies conspired to cause
         the value of the stock to fall" [syn: collude]