Deserter and Quisling


Deserter noun - A person who abandons a cause or organization usually without right.
Usage example: we had orders to find and capture the deserters before they could reveal our location
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Synonyms for Deserter

Quisling and deserter are semantically related In some cases you can use "Quisling" instead a noun "Deserter".

Nearby Words: desert, deserted, desertion, deserting


Quisling noun - One who betrays a trust or an allegiance.
Usage example: warned that all quislings would be punished without mercy
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Synonyms for Quisling

Deserter and quisling are semantically related in traitor topic. You can use "Deserter" instead a noun "Quisling".

How words are described

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