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Synonyms for perfidious
pərˈfɪd i əsper·fid·i·ous

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  1. perfidiousadjective

    Of, pertaining to, or representing perfidy; disloyal to what should command one's fidelity or allegiance.

    Synonyms:
    traitorous, unfaithful, treacherous, disloyal

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. perfidious

    Synonyms:
    false, treacherous, faithless, traitorous, deceptive, disloyal, insidious

    Antonyms:
    true, staunch, faithful

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. punic, perfidious, treacherousadjective

    tending to betray; especially having a treacherous character as attributed to the Carthaginians by the Romans

    "Punic faith"; "the perfidious Judas"; "the fiercest and most treacherous of foes"; "treacherous intrigues"

    Synonyms:
    unreliable, treacherous, punic

    Antonyms:
    faithful

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. perfidiousadjective

    Synonyms:
    faithless, unfaithful, treacherous, false, dishonest, disloyal, traitorous, false-hearted

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  1. perfidiousadjective

    Synonyms:
    unfaithful

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "perfidious":

    tricksy, treacherous

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How to use perfidious in a sentence?

  1. Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev:

    It is better to discuss things, to argue and engage in polemics than make perfidious plans of mutual destruction.

  2. Friedrich Nietzsche, The Gay Science, section 191:

    The most perfidious way of harming a cause consists of defending it deliberately with faulty arguments.


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