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Word: machinations

Definition: evil schemes or plots; schemes or plots to achieve an evil end; V. machinate


Sentences Containing 'machinations'

In this adventure two mighty enchanters must have encountered one another, and one frustrates what the other attempts; one provided the bark for me, and the other upset me; God help us, this world is all machinations and schemes at cross purposes one with the other.
I am Don Quixote of La Mancha, against whom your evil machinations avail not nor have any power."

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