deep-laid


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secretly and carefully planned

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What worried him was the wire-cutting; he could not but believe that it was an important part of the deep-laid labour conspiracy.
Pitcher was took with another fever,"--of course he was--"and being fetched by his friends, died the day after he got home,"--of course he did, and out of aggravation; it's part of a deep-laid system.
We impute deep-laid far- sighted plans to Caesar and Napoleon; but the best of their power was in nature, not in them.
In a central chapter titled 'Bacon's Godless World', she persuasively links this belief to Bacon's deep-laid, and overtly Nietzschean, conviction in the disintegration of morality and meaning in a world where 'God is dead'.
I am disposed to believing that the Provo strategy, deep-laid by men (and some women) who had spent a great deal of time reading, thinking and discussing such matters in jail and elsewhere, was to ensure Adams was kept clean from any specific action.
There will be hints of Little Rock in the smoked BBQ ribs, echoes of an endless ride through the countryside in the "One Pounder" pork chop, and deep-laid memories of Kansas City in the strip steak.
The series of crimes organized by the company was malicious and deep-laid,'' the judge added.