Definition of collusion
: secret agreement or cooperation especially for an illegal or deceitful purpose acting in collusion with the enemy
collusiveplay \kə-ˈlü-siv, -ziv\ adjective
Examples of collusion in a sentence
The company was acting in collusion with manufacturers to inflate prices.
there was collusion between the two companies to fix prices
Origin and Etymology of collusion
Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin collusion-, collusio, from colludere —see collude
First Known Use: 14th century
COLLUSION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of collusion for English Language Learners
: secret cooperation for an illegal or dishonest purpose
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