Zaki did not long enjoy the fruits of his perfidious dealing.
The rebellion was at last put down by a series of treacheries and perfidious negotiations.
His ambition was boundless and no means, however perfidious, were despised by him.
The names of thirty-nine others were included in the final acte d'accusation, accepted by the Convention on the 24th of October, which stated the crimes for which they were to be tried as their perfidious ambition, their hatred of Paris, their "federalism" and, above all, their responsibility for the attempt of their escaped colleagues to provoke civil war.
This offered a fair pretext to the Mamelukes to rid themselves of a man proved to be a perfidious tyrant.