conspire against (something or someone)

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conspire against (something or someone)

To join together in force or combine in such a way as to foil or defeat someone or something. The wind and rain conspired against our plans for an outdoor barbecue. His two younger brothers conspired against him to have him removed from the head of the company.
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What's important now is that we organise ourselves and pressure the authorities that conspire against us," he said.
Now we have five more low-life Taliban to conspire against us and try to bring this country down.
The more the enemies of the Islamic Republic of Iran conspire against us, the more our nation will be awakened.
At no time have I never felt we were in danger of that but it would have taken four or five results to conspire against us and then your luck's out anyway.
I set up the team today to go for the win, as it needed four or five results to conspire against us.
We shoot ourselves in the foot or things conspire against us.
The problem is we shoot ourselves in the foot or things conspire against us.
We simply had no hope on the side of the Arabs We had told them at the time to leave us in peace, even in the future we ask nothing and yet they conspire against us in Lebanon and Syria, as they did against Palestine and against the Gaza Strip," he added.
So, true to the delicate nature of Anglo-French relations, we are only five minutes into our bike ride in the forest when the fates conspire against us.
They would not let resolutions to be passed by the Punjab Assembly and would always conspire against us to make us fight with each other, he said.
We think that the Congress party, who is not being able to rule the Gujarat and by facing defeat in Gujarat state every time are trying to conspire against us by neglecting he institutions, the party is trying to enter Gujarat from the back door and that is wrong," Sitharaman told the media in Dehradun.
And if the fates should conspire against us there is no bookmaker to whom it is less unpleasant to lose than bet365 - though it is still very unpleasant.
People do not need to conspire against us, because we conspire against ourselves and harm our own interests in a manner that even Israel fails to accomplish.
If events conspire against us, anyone can find themselves in that situation.
He was good enough when he was there to lead his team to three titles so, from a Rangers point of view, did people conspire against us during that period of time?