What does traitor mean?

Definitions for traitorˈtreɪ tər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word traitor.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. traitor, treasonist(noun)

    someone who betrays his country by committing treason

  2. double-crosser, double-dealer, two-timer, betrayer, traitor(noun)

    a person who says one thing and does another

Wiktionary

  1. traitor(Noun)

    One who violates his allegiance and betrays his/her country; one guilty of treason; one who, in breach of trust, delivers his country to an enemy, or yields up any fort or place intrusted to his defense, or surrenders an army or body of troops to the enemy, unless when vanquished; also, one who takes arms and levies war against his country; or one who aids an enemy in conquering his country.

  2. traitor(Noun)

    Hence, one who betrays any confidence or trust; a betrayer.

  3. traitor(Verb)

    To act the traitor toward; to betray; to deceive.

  4. traitor(Adjective)

    traitorous.

  5. Origin: From traïtor (French: traître), from traditor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Traitor(noun)

    one who violates his allegiance and betrays his country; one guilty of treason; one who, in breach of trust, delivers his country to an enemy, or yields up any fort or place intrusted to his defense, or surrenders an army or body of troops to the enemy, unless when vanquished; also, one who takes arms and levies war against his country; or one who aids an enemy in conquering his country. See Treason

  2. Traitor(noun)

    hence, one who betrays any confidence or trust; a betrayer

  3. Traitor(adj)

    traitorous

  4. Traitor(verb)

    to act the traitor toward; to betray; to deceive

Freebase

  1. Traitor

    Traitor is a 2002 novel by Matthew Stover in the New Jedi Order series, which is set in the Star Wars universe. It is the fourteenth installment of the series.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Traitor

    trā′tur, n. one who, being trusted, betrays: one guilty of treason: a deceiver:—fem. Trait′ress.—n. Trait′orism.—adv. Trait′orly (Shak.).—adj. Trait′orous, like a traitor: perfidious: treasonable.—adv. Trait′orously.—n. Trait′orousness. [Fr. traître—L. traditortradĕre, to give up.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of traitor in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of traitor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jeb Bush:

    He's not a patriot; he's a traitor to our country.

  2. Jack London:

    The scab is a traitor to his God, his mother, and his class.

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    No owl is afraid of the night, no snake of the swamp and no traitor of the treason!

  4. Abdulhamit Bilici:

    Anyone critical of this government risks facing the same fate, these days it is very easy to be called a traitor.

  5. 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 ?

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