Usage examples for collusion

  1. " That be a collusion. – Furze the Cruel by John Trevena
  2. How to effect this withdrawal without causing gossip, and yet avoid suspicion of collusion with Gyp? – Beyond by John Galsworthy
  3. That he saw Wandle before he bolted proves collusion between them. – Prescott of Saskatchewan by Harold Bindloss
  4. If, however, she was not unwilling to come, in this way, to the support of my feebleness, there was no open collusion between us. – Father and Son by Edmund Gosse
  5. Mr. Brown and his colleagues believed that the governor was acting in collusion with the ministers who had resigned, that the intriguers were taken by surprise when Brown showed himself able to form a ministry, and that the Sunday communication was a second thought, a hurriedly devised plan to bar the way of the new ministers to office. – George Brown by John Lewis
  6. That you may see there is no collusion. – By Wit of Woman by Arthur W. Marchmont
  7. As their collusion is merely tacit, no conscience need twitch. – The Deluge by David Graham Phillips
  8. Since you ask the question, it looks rather like collusion. – A Prairie Courtship by Harold Bindloss
  9. He noted signs of its awakening when he assisted in the unpacking of four cheval mirrors, gifts to the bride from persons who may or may not have been in collusion but who certainly wanted Martha to see herself as others saw her, and, as it turned out, from all sides. – Her Weight in Gold by George Barr McCutcheon
  10. The astonishment of Miss V. was altogether too profound and too apparent to admit of any suspicion of collusion on her part, and she had seen that the board would not move for me alone, yet she could not be persuaded that when we wrote together there was not some trick, and that I did not move the board voluntarily to produce the writing. – Telepathy and the Subliminal Self by R. Osgood Mason
  11. If the inference of a disembodied intelligence, as the source of such phenomena, is difficult of acceptation, that of fraud and collusion is inadmissible, and that of hallucination more difficult than that of the spiritual origin. – The Autobiography of a Journalist, Volume I by William James Stillman
  12. I am told that some three years later the husband brought suit against them for collusion, but I never heard how it terminated. – Reno A Book of Short Stories and Information by Lilyan Stratton
  13. You were in collusion with that charlatan of the heath, who told them their fortunes this morning. – The Short Works of George Meredith by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  14. He swears they are innocent of collusion. – A Fearful Responsibility and Other Stories by William D. Howells
  15. There was no opportunity for collusion in some of these feats. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  16. Can it be shown that there was no collusion between the parties? – Historic Ghosts and Ghost Hunters by H. Addington Bruce
  17. The old Rajah always sternly denied having had any collusion with him. – The Ruined Cities of Zululand by Hugh Mulleneux Walmsley
  18. This would be sure not to leave the river till the turn of the tide, two hours after dark, when she was expected to drop down with her cargo of unfortunates, collected at a kind of stockade by a black chief, who was supposed to be working in collusion with a merchant, whose store up the river had been ostensibly started for dealing in palm oil, ivory and gold dust with the above chief, a gentleman rejoicing in the name of Quoshay Dooni. – The Black Bar by George Manville Fenn
  19. I suppose you and Slee are in collusion, and this is done to blind me, and the rest of the town. – The Parson O' Dumford by George Manville Fenn
  20. The Prince maintains a sensible, rationalistic attitude, asks many questions, puts this and that together and finally concludes that Armenian and Sicilian are two charlatans working In collusion. – The Life and Works of Friedrich Schiller by Calvin Thomas