English verb: machinate
|1.||machinate (creation) arrange by systematic planning and united effort|
|Samples||Machinate a plot.|
Organize a strike.
Devise a plan to take over the director's office.
|Synonyms||devise, get up, organise, organize, prepare|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something|
|Broader (hypernym)||initiate, pioneer|
|Narrower (hyponym)||embattle, lay, mount, put on, sandwich, set up, spatchcock|
|2.||machinate (cognition) engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together|
|Samples||They conspired to overthrow the government.|
|Synonyms||cabal, complot, conjure, conspire|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s.|
Somebody ----s PP