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Synonyms for traitor
ˈtreɪ tərtraitor

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. traitor

    Synonyms:
    adversary, antagonist, betrayer, deserter, enemy, hater, opponent, renegade

    Antonyms:
    adherent, aid, aider, ally, backer, disciple, follower, partisan, supporter

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. traitor

    Synonyms:
    rebel, renegade, betrayer, turncoat

Princeton's WordNet

  1. traitor, treasonistnoun

    someone who betrays his country by committing treason

    Synonyms:
    treasonist, double-dealer, two-timer, betrayer, double-crosser

  2. double-crosser, double-dealer, two-timer, betrayer, traitornoun

    a person who says one thing and does another

    Synonyms:
    betrayer, double-crosser, blabber, double-dealer, squealer, two-timer, rat, informer, treasonist

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Editors Contribution

  1. oathbreaker

    oathbreaker, one who breaks a sworn oath

    Submitted by rinat on September 10, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. traitornoun

    Synonyms:
    betrayer (especially of one's country), deceiver, renegade, apostate, rebel, insurgent, revolter, deserter, perfidious person

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How to use traitor in a sentence?

  1. Police Sgt. Aquilino Gonell:

    I was particularly shocked at seeing the insurrectionists violently attack us with the very American flag that they claimed they sought to protect, i was grabbed, beaten, tased, all while being called a traitor to my country.

  2. Mark Twain:

    Each man must for himself alone decide what is right and what is wrong, which course is patriotic and which isn't. You cannot shirk this and be a man. To decide against your conviction is to be an unqualified and excusable traitor, both to yourself and to your country, let me label you as they may.

  3. Saddam Hussein:

    John Nixon found a traitor who led John Nixon to Saddam Hussein. Is n’t there one traitor who can tell John Nixon where the WMDs are ?

  4. Michael Zeldin:

    We saw a judge in Sullivan who was prepared to Michael Flynn to jail. He's trying to make an evaluation of whether this guy is a traitor, not in a legal sense, but behaved with bad purpose and judgment.

  5. John Major:

    We abhor the language of division and hate – and words such as 'saboteur', 'traitor', 'enemy', 'surrender', 'betrayal' have no place in our party, our politics, nor in our society.


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