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The betrayal of allegiance toward one's own country, especially by committing hostile acts against it or aiding its enemies in committing such acts.
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  1. The betrayal of allegiance toward one's own country, especially by committing hostile acts against it or aiding its enemies in committing such acts.
  2. Violation of the allegiance owed to one's sovereign or state; betrayal of one's country, specif., in the U.S. (as declared in the Constitution), consisting only in levying war against the U.S. or in giving aid and comfort to its enemies
  3. An attempt to overthrow the government of the state or nation to which one owes allegiance, by making war against that government or by giving material support to the enemies of that government. In order to be convicted of treason, a person must confess in open court or there must be testimony to overt acts by two witnesses. See also sedition. An attempt to overthrow the government of the state or nation to which one owes allegiance, by making war against that government or by giving material support to the enemies of that government. In order to be convicted of treason, a person must confess in open court or there must be testimony to overt acts by two witnesses. See also sedition.
Willful betrayal of fidelity, confidence, or trust; perfidy.
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  1. Willful betrayal of fidelity, confidence, or trust; perfidy.
  2. An act of perfidy or treason
  3. Betrayal of trust, faith, or allegiance; perfidy, disloyalty, or treason
(Countable) An act of being disloyal; a betrayal.
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  1. (Countable) An act of being disloyal; a betrayal.
  2. The quality of being disloyal; faithlessness.
(Genetics) A new hybrid produced by crossing two existing hybrids (A × B → AB, C × D → CD, AB × CD → ABCD)
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  1. (Genetics) A new hybrid produced by crossing two existing hybrids (A × B → AB, C × D → CD, AB × CD → ABCD)
  2. An act of betraying an ally, friend, or associate.
  3. (Informal) A double-crossing; treachery
An act of perfidy or treason
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  1. An act of perfidy or treason
  2. Willful betrayal of fidelity, confidence, or trust; perfidy.
  3. Betrayal of trust, faith, or allegiance; perfidy, disloyalty, or treason
(Slang) One who has betrayed one's principles or an espoused cause.
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  1. (Slang) One who has betrayed one's principles or an espoused cause.
  2. A person who sells out
  3. An entertainment, lecture, etc. for which all the seats have been sold
Find another word for betrayal. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for betrayal, like: treason, treachery, disloyalty, deception, dishonesty, double-cross, treachery, sellout and trust.