HyperDic: traitor

English > 2 senses of the word traitor:
NOUNperson traitor, treasonistsomeone who betrays his country by committing treason
person traitor, double-crosser, double-dealer, two-timer, betrayera person who says one thing and does another
traitor > pronunciation
Soundstrey'ter
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > traitor: 2 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who betrays his country by committing treason.
Synonymtreasonist
InstancesArnold, Benedict ArnoldUnited States general and traitor in the American Revolution
Narrowercollaborator, collaborationist, quislingsomeone who collaborates with an enemy occupying force
fifth columnist, saboteurA member of a clandestine subversive organization who tries to help a potential invader
traitressfemale traitor / traitor
Broadercriminal, felon, crook, outlaw, malefactorsomeone who has committed a crime or has been legally convicted of a crime
Spanishtraidora, traidor, treasonist
Catalantraïdor, treasonist
Adjectivestraitoroushaving the character of, or characteristic of, a traitor / traitor
English > traitor: 2 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA person who says one thing and does another.
Synonymsdouble-crosser, double-dealer, two-timer, betrayer
NarrowerJudassomeone who betrays under the guise of friendship
Broaderdeceiver, cheat, cheater, trickster, beguiler, slickersomeone who leads you to believe something that is not true
Spanishtraidor
Catalantraïdor

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