Definition of cabal:

part of speech: verb

To unite in secret with others to effect a design.

part of speech: noun

A party of plotters; a plot.

part of speech: noun

A secret combination for carrying out some special plan, usually evil.

part of speech: noun

A small party united for some secret design: the plot itself.

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