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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: confederacy(0.01336 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to confederacy.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: the southern states that seceded from the United States in
1861 [syn: Confederate States, Confederate States of America
, South, Dixie, Dixieland]
2: a union of political organizations [syn: confederation, federation]
3: a group of conspirators banded together to achieve some
harmful or illegal purpose [syn: conspiracy]
4: a secret agreement between two or more people to perform an
unlawful act [syn: conspiracy]
English → English (gcide)
Confederacy \Con*fed"er*a*cy\, n.; pl. Confederacies. [From
1. A league or compact between two or more persons, bodies of
men, or states, for mutual support or common action;
The friendships of the world are oft
Confederacies in vice or leagues of pleasure.
He hath heard of our confederacy. --Shak.
Virginia promoted a confederacy. --Bancroft.
2. The persons, bodies, states, or nations united by a
league; a confederation.
The Grecian common wealth, . . . the most heroic
confederacy that ever existed. --Harris.
Virgil has a whole confederacy against him.
3. (Law) A combination of two or more persons to commit an
unlawful act, or to do a lawful act by unlawful means. See
Syn: League; compact; alliance; association; union;
Confederacy \Con*fed"er*a*cy\, n. (Amer. Hist.)
With the, the Confederate States of America.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]