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1. cabal

noun. ['kəˈbɑːl'] a plot to carry out some harmful or illegal act (especially a political plot).

Synonyms

  • Gunpowder Plot
  • conspiracy
  • plot
  • game

Antonyms

  • unpack
  • empty
  • disarrange
  • decompress

Etymology

  • cabale (French)
  • cabala (Latin)

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How do you pronounce cabal?

Pronounce cabal as kəˈbɑl.

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2. cabal

noun. ['kəˈbɑːl'] a clique (often secret) that seeks power usually through intrigue.

Synonyms

  • camp
  • junto
  • clique
  • inner circle
  • ingroup
  • faction
  • camarilla
  • pack
  • cabalist

Antonyms

  • nonmember
  • curse
  • bless
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • cabale (French)
  • cabala (Latin)

3. cabal

verb. ['kəˈbɑːl'] engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together.

Synonyms

  • complot
  • conjure
  • conspire
  • coconspire
  • plot

Antonyms

  • home game
  • cowardly
  • fit

Etymology

  • cabale (French)
  • cabala (Latin)

Example sentences of the word cabal


1. Noun, singular or mass
The alternative to the metal standard is “fiat” money, where either the state or a cabal of bankers decide how much a currency is worth.

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