Pronounciation
[kuh-bal]
Meaning
1. a clique (often secret) that seeks power usually through intrigue
2. engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together
3. a plot to carry out some harmful or illegal act (especially a political plot)
Example
1. a cabal plotting to overthrow the government

Synonyms
camarilla,faction,junto,complot,conjure,conspire,machinate,conspiracy