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Synonyms for machinate

to work out a secret plan to achieve an evil or illegal end

Synonyms for machinate

arrange by systematic planning and united effort

engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together

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Birkenhead owner Dave Slingsby has seen his Machinate win four times here in recent months after his horse's victory in the 1m handicap.
Mark and his staff have done a fantastic job with Machinate over the winter," said Slingsby.
Machinate was recording his third win of the winter - all of them for Jones - when defying top weight in his claimer.
Dale Gibson also got two days (the same dates) for careless riding on Tracer in the race won by Machinate.
Machinate is forecast as 6-1 third favourite for the 1.
MARK BRISBOURNE reached his target of 50 wins for the year with a double on Machinate and Gamesters Lady, both ridden by Liam Jones, who completed a first career treble in the process.
The 6-1 shot got the better of Machinate in a driving finish.
At an appeal hearing, the disciplinary panel decided that although the winner, Machinate, drifted away from the whip inside the final furlong, causing interference to Ours, Stephen Donohoe, aboard Harris's runnerup, continued riding to the line, and that the incident had not improved the winner's placing.
Simon Walker, the amateur champion on turf, made it two wins in the new season when partnering Charlottebutterfly to win division one of the amateur riders' handicap, getting up close home to beat Machinate by a head.
He had been undone by a high draw at Southwell on Monday, but was favoured by being able to race on the inside here and, taking command off the home turn, was always doing just enough to hold the challenge of Machinate.
It wasn't exactly a comeback bursting with promise that Machinate delivered here last month after six months on the sidelines, but he got pretty worked up beforehand and raced a bit keenly to my eyes.
Mark Brisbourne does well with cheap cast-offs from other yards and he struck another blow when Machinate, a 130,000gns yearling whom he picked up unraced for just 4,800gns, took the seven-furlong maiden at 66-1.
And marriage broker Goro, (tenor James McLennan), who machinates the nuptials between Pinkerton and Butterfly, appeared far too polite for a scheming plot driver.
Luc, arch-pusher and devil in thin disguise, machinates to maintain the profitable dependency of so many addicts under his thumb.
machinates schemes for stoking the fire of a civil war in order to abort the