counter-plotting

[ noun, verb koun-ter-plot; verb koun-ter-plot ]SEE DEFINITION OF counter-plotting
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A long period of intrigue followed, with plotting and counter-plotting between the different parties concerned.

A constant stream of plotting and counter-plotting makes up the round of Chinese social and political existence.

The malevolent tying of a knot brought mischief upon a man, to be averted only by counter-plotting and counter-knotting.

New factions broke out in the city, with plotting and counter-plotting, rioting and executions.