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Dictionary entry overview: What does conniving mean?
• CONNIVING (adjective)
The adjective CONNIVING has 2 senses:
1. acting together in secret toward a fraudulent or illegal end
2. used of persons
Familiarity information: CONNIVING used as an adjective is rare.
Dictionary entry details
|Sense 1||conniving [BACK TO TOP]|
Acting together in secret toward a fraudulent or illegal end
covert (secret or hidden; not openly practiced or engaged in or shown or avowed)
|Sense 2||conniving [BACK TO TOP]|
Used of persons
the most calculating and selfish men in the community
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