Betrayer and Trickster


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Betrayer noun – A person who says one thing and does another.
Trickster and betrayer are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Trickster" instead a noun "Betrayer".
Nearby Words: betray, betrayal, betrayed, betraying
Synonyms for Betrayer


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Trickster noun – A dishonest person who uses clever means to cheat others out of something of value.
Betrayer and trickster are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Betrayer" instead a noun "Trickster".
Nearby Word: trick
Synonyms for Trickster

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original original betrayer original trickster
ultimate ultimate betrayer ultimate trickster

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  • It's often believed in the scholarship of Norse Mythology that Loki was the pretty standard Trickster Archetype found in about half the tales, not the sudden betrayer of the gods/Satan analog that shows up partway through Snorri Sturluson's writing.
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