verb (used without object), col·lud·ed, col·lud·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM colludecol·lud·er, nounpre·col·lude, verb (used without object), pre·col·lud·ed, pre·col·lud·ing.
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Whether nor not a company is too big isn’t the issue, but whether or not that bigness enables it to set the rules of competition, collude, and quash competitors.The Facebook and Google antitrust suits are a warning shot for all corporate giants—not just Big Tech|matthewheimer|December 10, 2020|Fortune
As they proliferate, experts say, we need to make sure they don’t collude against us in damaging ways.As Algorithms Take Over More of the Economy, We Should Cede Control (Very) Carefully|Edd Gent|December 1, 2020|Singularity Hub
She was arrested at the time, and released on bail, for covering a rally on behalf of political prisoners at the presidential office and charged with “colluding against national security” and “disturbing public order.”These 10 female journalists deserve justice immediately|Brett Haensel|October 1, 2020|Fortune
Police this morning arrested the paper’s founder, Jimmy Lai, on suspicion of colluding with foreign forces—a crime under the new national security law punishable by up to life in prison.Beijing is moving to demolish one of the only Hong Kong newspapers it doesn’t control|Mary Hui|August 10, 2020|Quartz
Some people argue that the Democrats and Republicans are essentially a duopoly that colludes, really, to perpetuate their power at the expense of the average voter.Why Is This Man Running for President? (Ep. 362 Update)|Stephen J. Dubner|December 19, 2019|Freakonomics
Collusive labor makes it easier for employers to collude to extract maximum rents from customers.New York City Bus Strike: A Cosy Cartel, Running Out of Gas|Megan McArdle|January 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And what if the family and community collude in this inversion?
Nor, Cortazzo said, did he collude with the geologist to rip off Roy.
I argued that when markets are free, and when government does not collude with business, greed is useful.
Associated words: collude, collusion, collusive, connivance.Putnam's Word Book|Louis A. Flemming