verb (used without object), con·nived, con·niv·ing.
Words nearby connive
Origin of connive
OTHER WORDS FROM connivecon·niv·er, nouncon·niv·ing·ly, adverbun·con·nived, adjectiveun·con·niv·ing, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH conniveconnive conspire
Examples from the Web for conniver
No man dared contradict or oppose him, lest he should be denounced as a conniver of the plot, and arrested as a traitor.Royalty Restored|J. Fitzgerald Molloy
He is a drinker of strong wines, a conniver at evil for bribes: for a good sum he would teach "a felon"
Now, you have to show Bill or lose your reputation as a 'conniver.'The Woodcraft Girls at Camp|Lillian Elizabeth Roy