Betray and Sell


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Betray verb – To be unfaithful or disloyal to.
Usage example: childhood friends of movie stars often betray them by telling their secrets to the supermarket tabloids

Sell is a synonym for betray in action topic. In some cases you can use "Sell" instead a verb "Betray". popular alternative
Nearby Words: betrayal, betrayer, betraying
Synonyms for Betray


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Sell verb – Give up for a price or reward.
Usage example: She sold her principles for a successful career

Betray is a synonym for sell in action topic. You can use "Betray" instead a verb "Sell". popular alternative
Nearby Words: sellout, selling, seller, sellable
Synonyms for Sell

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people betray people sell people

Both words in one sentence

  • Video Game / DID Napper Video Game Cruelty Potential: Before v.1.7 where Suki is a Jerkass Woobie willing to lie to, betray and sell girls just for profits and/or bussiness.
  • Historical Hero Upgrade At the same time, there are those who think he was a Communist sell-out trying to betray America to the Soviets due to the Communists supporting his 1948 third party run, so it goes both ways.
  • However, Batman sets him up and makes the supervillains he's trying to sell the info to think he's planning to betray them.
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