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collogue

[ kuh-lohg ]
/ kəˈloʊg /
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verb (used without object), col·logued, col·lo·guing.Dialect.
to confer secretly.
to plot mischief; conspire.
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Origin of collogue

First recorded in 1595–1605; origin uncertain
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British Dictionary definitions for collogue

collogue
/ (kɒˈləʊɡ) /

verb collogues, colloguing or collogued
(intr usually foll by with) to confer confidentially; intrigue or conspire

Word Origin for collogue

C16: perhaps from obsolete colleague (vb) to be or act as a colleague, conspire, influenced by Latin colloquī to talk with; see colleague
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