The definition of a cabal is a scheme or a group of schemers.(noun)
An example of a cabal is a group of students planning to pull a senior prank.
See cabal in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr, intrigue, society (popularized in England from the initials of the ministers of Charles II) < ML cabbala, cabala
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Origin: French cabale
Origin: , from Medieval Latin cabala; see kabbalah.
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