Betrayer and Traitor


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Betrayer noun – One who betrays a trust or an allegiance.
Usage example: the betrayer of Anne Frank's family in Amsterdam has never been identified for certain

Traitor is a synonym for betrayer in trust topic. In some cases you can use "Traitor" instead a noun "Betrayer", when it comes to topics like renegade, apostate, informer. popular alternative
Nearby Words: betray, betrayal, betrayed, betraying
Synonyms for Betrayer


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Traitor noun – One who betrays a trust or an allegiance.
Usage example: accused by her family of being a traitor when she sold their traditionally animal-friendly business to a competitor known to use animals for testing its products

Betrayer is a synonym for traitor in trust topic. You can use "Betrayer" instead a noun "Traitor", if it concerns topics such as renegade, apostate, person who is disloyal. popular alternative
Nearby Words: trait, traitorous, traitress
Synonyms for Traitor

How words are described

original original betrayer original traitor
cowardly cowardly betrayer cowardly traitor
vile vile betrayer vile traitor
real real betrayer real traitor
Other adjectives: novel, serial.

Both words in one sentence

  • Note that words such as "traitor" or "betrayer" do not necessarily have to be invoked, as long as Alice makes her position clear one way or another.
  • Friend or Foe This includes all the World-Eaters traitor Legion — among whom Kharn The Betrayer is particularly noteworthy, having attacked his own legion when they sought shelter against deathly cold rather than fight on.
    Source: Friend or Foe
  • Heel/Face Index Regretful Traitor The betrayer has second thoughts and tries to make amends to those he betrayed.
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Traitor or Betrayer. 2016. Accessed May 24, 2022.

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