What does machination mean?

Definitions for machinationˌmæk əˈneɪ ʃən, ˈmæʃ ə-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. intrigue, machination(noun)

    a crafty and involved plot to achieve your (usually sinister) ends


  1. machination(Noun)

    A clever scheme or artful plot, usually crafted for evil purposes.

  2. machination(Noun)

    The act of machinating or plotting.

  3. Origin: From machinatio, from machinari; see machinate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Machination(noun)

    the act of machinating

  2. Machination(noun)

    that which is devised; a device; a hostile or treacherous scheme; an artful design or plot

  3. Origin: [L. machinatio: cf. F. machination.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of machination in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of machination in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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