Cabal (noun, verb)

Definition:

(n.) 1. a group of people secretly conspiring against something, especially political; 2. a plot by conspirators; (v.) to enter into a conspiracy with others

Example Sentences:

– The new and charismatic leader knew nothing of the cabal plotting his demise.
– The cabal set out its aims at the first meeting: they wanted to force their opponent out of office.
– The members of the cabal met in secrecy to plan their heist on the jewellery store.

Synonyms:

plot, plotters, conspirators, conspiracy,

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Exposition (noun)

Definition:

1. clear and full rhetorical discourse intended to give an explanation of difficult material;
2. exhibition: An exposition takes place when you “expose” something — like at a fair or convention for showing off goods, art, or similar wares, in that meaning it’s synonomous with a public exhibition or show of art or industrial goods.

Example Sentences:

– The exposition at the museum featured most of Leonardo da Vinci awesome inventions, like the parachute and the machine gun.
– The exposition given on veganism as the way of the future was not too popular in the small Midwestern town.
– We always begin our book clubs with an exposition on the authors and what influenced their writing.
– Neil deGrasse Tyson gave a wonderful and illuminating exposition on the difficult and hard-to-follow book.

Synonyms:

discourse, interpretation, bazaar, exhibition,

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