Mudcat Café message #3559274 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #152141   Message #3559274
Posted By: GUEST,tunesmith
16-Sep-13 - 08:01 AM
Thread Name: Improving Lyrics?
Subject: RE: Improving Lyrics?
McGrath says:
"I don't think Tunesmith should assume that his or her understanding of language is universallyr held. Both meanings of the word are completely current"

True, but currently 99.9% of the populace would understand the meaning of the word to be:

1. To plan together secretly to commit an illegal or wrongful act or accomplish a legal purpose through illegal action.

and less that 1% would think of a different meaning!