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connivances

noun
plural of connivance

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a secret agreement or cooperation between two parties for an illegal or dishonest purpose
  • was able to sneak out at night with the connivance of a camp counselor

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“Connivances.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/connivances. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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