[n] a person who joins with another in carrying out some plan (especially an unethical or illegal plan)
[n] someone who assists in a plot
[n] a supporter of the Confederate States of America
[adj] of or having to do with the southern Confederacy during the Civil War; "Confederate soldiers"
[adj] united in a confederacy or league
[v] form a group or unite; "The groups banded together"
[v] form a confederation with; of nations