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Another word for treason

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Noun
  1. Willful violation of allegiance to one's country

    See also:

    trust

  2. Willful betrayal of fidelity, confidence, or trust

    See also:

    trust

Another word for treason

Synonym Study

  • Sedition applies to anything regarded by a government as stirring up resistance or rebellion against it without being an overt or absolute act of treachery
  • Treason implies an overt act in violation of the allegiance owed to one's state, specif. a levying war against it or giving aid or comfort to its enemies