in league with

in league with
COLLABORATING WITH, cooperating with, in alliance with, allied with, conspiring with, hand in glove with; informal in cahoots with.
league

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in league with
Having made an alliance with, usu for a bad purpose
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Main Entry:league

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in league (with)
: working with someone especially to do something dishonest

She denies that she is in league with [=conspiring with] corrupt officials.

He suspects that they are in league together [=working with each other; working together] against him.

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Main Entry:league

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