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noun plot pronunciation in British English /plɒt/
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singularplot
pluralplots
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    [countable] a secret plan to do something bad, made by two or more people
    an assassination plot
    plot against: a plot against the government
    a plot to do something: The two men are accused of a plot to bomb an American plane.
    hatch a plot (=make it): Between them, they had hatched a clever plot to claim insurance money.
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