The word “machinating” has 4 syllables: ma-chi-na-ting.

It's pronounced as /ˈmækɪˌneɪtɪŋ/.

What is synonym and antonym for machinating?

In the thesaurus, “machinating” has 5 synonyms and 7 antonyms.

Here are synonyms and antonyms for machinating along with examples of usage in sentences.

Synonyms for machinating

  • arranging
  • engineering
  • manipulating
  • negotiating
  • plotting

Antonyms for machinating

  • blowing
  • botching
  • bungling
  • butchering
  • fumbling
  • mangling
  • mishandling

Meanings of machinating

  • verb
    1. To devise a plot or secret plan; to conspire.

Example Sentences

  • The power-hungry villain was always machinating new schemes to undermine the hero's efforts.
  • Behind closed doors, the conspirators were caught machinating a plan to destabilize the government.
  • The cunning spy was skilled at machinating intricate plots to gather sensitive information.
  • As the tension escalated, rival factions were secretly machinating strategies to gain the upper hand.
  • The enigmatic character in the thriller novel was constantly machinating a series of twists to keep readers on the edge of their seats.

On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, or another words to machinating, such as: arranging, blowing, botching, bungling, butchering, engineering, fumbling.

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