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Entry Word: plot
Function: noun
Text: 1 a secret plan for accomplishing evil or unlawful ends <they uncovered a plot to assassinate the President just in time>
Synonyms conspiracy, design, intrigue, machination, scheme
Related Words frame-up; manipulation, subterfuge, trickery; artifice, contrivance, maneuver, stratagem, trick; cabal, confederacy, ring; game, gimmick, racket; ground plan, program, strategy, system; collusion, complicity, connivance, conniving
2 a small area of usually open land <grew vegetables in a little plot> -- see FIELD 1
3 a small piece of land that is developed or available for development <subdivided the old farm into plots for tract houses> -- see LOT 1