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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a clique (often secret) that seeks power usually through intrigue;
[syn: cabal, faction, junto, camarilla]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Junto \Jun"to\ (j[u^]n"t[-o]), n.; pl. Juntos (j[u^]n"t[-o]s). [Sp. junto united. See Junta.] A secret council to deliberate on affairs of government or politics; a number of men combined for party intrigue; a faction; a cabal; as, a junto of ministers; a junto of politicians. [1913 Webster] The puzzling sons of party next appeared, In dark cabals and mighty juntos met. --Thomson. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

junto n 1: a clique (often secret) that seeks power usually through intrigue [syn: cabal, faction, junto, camarilla]