What damnable complot was this?
"The Haunted Bookshop" by Christopher Morley
And he was exalted, and made the cap of Shiraz nod in his conceit, crying, 'Am I not leader in this complot?
"The Shaving of Shagpat, Complete" by George Meredith
The Raad thereupon publicly gave thanks to the Almighty, Who had revealed and frustrated this 'hideous complot.
"The Transvaal from Within" by J. P. Fitzpatrick
The inhabitants of Geneva have long been contriving, intriguing, I will even say complotting, to get me up The Saleve.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 159, December 15, 1920" by Various
And here they found John when they stole in one after the other, soft-footed, that the boy might suspect no complot.
"The Marriage of Elinor" by Margaret Oliphant
Flour and grain, by reason of the court's complot, began to run low.
"The Sword of Honor, volumes 1 & 2" by Eugène Sue