plot against (something or someone)

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plot against (something or someone)

To join together to form a scheme or plot to foil or defeat someone or something. The group was arrested for plotting against the monarch. His two younger brothers plotted against him to have him removed from the head of the company.
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plot against someone or something

to make a scheme against someone or something. All the counselors plotted against the czar. We plotted against the opposing party.
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plot against

v.
To establish a plan to overthrow or ruin someone or something: The spies plotted against the government.
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Absence of unity among the GCC countries "will make us vulnerable to storms, " His Highness Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak warned, stressing that the GCC states' views should be coherent on "resolutions that enable us face what is happening around us, and what is being plotted against us."
Al-Sir accused unnamed circles of trying to "export" their chairmanship crisis to the DUP, saying they "want us to put a new name on the list of the party leader's possible substitutes everyday but we are aware of what is being plotted against us".
Speaking with an apparently English accent, the killer accused America of "aggression towards the Islamic state", adding: "You have plotted against us and gone far out of your way to find reasons to interfere in our affairs."
He gave his life trying to The killer accuses America of "aggression towards the Islamic state", adding: "You have plotted against us and gone far out of your way to find reasons to interfere in our affairs."
"The Arab nation, both leaders and citizens, should be very attentive to the schemes being plotted against us," Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa said.
At a meeting Thursday morning with Jewish leaders in Moscow, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said today's Iran reminded him "of the dark regimes of the past that plotted against us first and then against all of humanity," and thus had to prevented from attaining nuclear weapons.
"We do not know what is being plotted against us or the real reason for these countries to abstain from buying Egyptian cotton," he said.
"Arab leaders, governments and peoples have to be vigilant and aware of what is plotted against us, so let there be no more dispersion and fragmentation," he said, stressing that unity among Arab countries has become, now more than ever, a necessity, and that the Gulf Union can be the nucleus for broader Arab unity.