2 thoughts on “Conspiracy pg 24

  1. If I conspire with Jane, and Bob conspires with Susan, then both I and Bob are conspirators; but we’re not co-conspirators. However, Bob and Susan are co-conspirators; they conspired with each other.

    Thus “co-conspirators” conveys the clarity that two parties have not merely conspired, but conspired with each other.

    • I agree with you in principle, as I too enjoy the elegance of the usage, but I do not think the majority of english speakers employing the term are using in in that sense.

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