Definition of conspirator noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//kənˈspɪrətə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//kənˈspɪrətər//
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a person who is involved in a conspiracy political conspirators The emperor pardoned five of the conspirators. Word Originlate Middle English: from Old French conspirateur, from Latin conspirator, from conspirat- ‘agreed, plotted’, from the verb conspirare, from con- ‘together with’ + spirare ‘breathe’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: conspirator