Synonyms for cahoots

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You had to make a fight to keep him so they couldn't say you were in cahoots with me.

On the other was the simple and perplexing inscription, "Cahoots."

The reason he said it was because most of the things we have we have sort of in cahoots, the three of us.

What puzzles me is as to who was in cahoots with him, mused Joe.

But if something is fishy about the mate too, then perhaps he's in cahoots with her.

Dont you know her uncle and Carrington are in cahoots in this deal?

Are you insinuating that I was in cahoots with this fellow here?

Now was his time to strike, if he could just get Stuart to go in cahoots with him.

He can guess all he wants about Miss Sally and the Colonel being in cahoots with this bribe business.

But Miss Mercy was adamant, and intimated that Wallie was in sympathy with his hireling if not in actual "cahoots" with him.

WORD ORIGIN

1829, American English, of unknown origin; said to be perhaps from French cahute "cabin, hut" (12c.), but U.S. sources credit it to French cohorte (see cohort), a word said to have been in use in the U.S. South and West with a sense of "companions, confederates."

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