Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

conspirator

play
noun con·spir·a·tor \kən-ˈspir-ə-tər\

Simple Definition of conspirator

  • : a person who is involved in a secret plan to do something harmful or illegal : a person who is involved in a conspiracy

Full Definition of conspirator

  1. :  one who conspires :  plotter

15th Century

First Known Use of conspirator

15th century


CONSPIRATOR Defined for Kids

conspirator

play
noun con·spir·a·tor \kən-ˈspir-ə-tər\

Definition of conspirator

  1. :  a person who plots with others to do something harmful or unlawful





Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up conspirator? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 10, 2016

to put in good humor

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image1037863653

Which of the following refers to thin, bending ice, or to the act of running over such ice?

spindrift duvet kittly-benders pince-nez
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ