Backstabber and Rat


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Backstabber noun – One who betrays a trust or an allegiance.
Usage example: a backstabber taking credit for work she didn't do while bad-mouthing the rest of the team to the boss

Rat and backstabber are semantically related in scoundrel topic. In some cases you can use "Rat" instead a noun "Backstabber", when it comes to topics like traitor, informer.
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Rat noun – A person who provides information about another's wrongdoing.
Backstabber and rat are semantically related in informer topic. Sometimes you can use "Backstabber" instead a noun "Rat".
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