Renegade and Traitor


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Renegade noun – A person who abandons a cause or organization usually without right.
Usage example: a band of renegades who had deserted their infantry units and were making their way to Mexico

Traitor is a synonym for renegade in deserter topic. In some cases you can use "Traitor" instead a noun "Renegade", when it comes to topics like coward, apostate, person who is rebellious. popular alternative
Synonyms for Renegade


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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

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

How words are described

actual actual renegade actual traitor
real real renegade real traitor
evil evil renegade evil traitor
new new renegade new traitor
Other adjectives: former, lone.

Both words in one sentence

  • Literature / Bloodlines (Magic: The Gathering) After Barrin restricts his research Gatha goes renegade, fleeing to Keld which ends up being much more tolerant of his pace than Barrin ever was, and Barrin flatly considers him a traitor for it.
  • Video Game / Assassin's Creed: Rogue The air is still, and I am a hunter." "History may brand me traitor, rebel or renegade.
  • Video Game / Mega Man X The only difference between a human army who did that would be using "traitor" or "renegade" in place of the word "maverick".
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