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But the waters were seething now, stirred to their very lees by plot and counterplot.

If my simple counterplot should fail, some knowledge of the powder-convoy's route would be of prime importance.

The Hawkins counterplot of revenge on Philip and his guilty confederates was completely successful.

Such as know their members to be naturally obedient, need take no other care but only to counterplot their fantasies.

"We shall have a game of plot and counterplot before this ends, my man," he muttered.

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On this page you'll find 106 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to counterplot, such as: plot, scheme, sedition, treason, cabal, and confederacy.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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