treachery, betrayal, treason, perfidy(noun)
an act of deliberate betrayal
the quality of aiding an enemy
the act of betraying
the act or the result of betraying
Betrayal is the breaking or violation of a presumptive contract, trust, or confidence that produces moral and psychological conflict within a relationship amongst individuals, between organizations or between individuals and organizations. Often betrayal is the act of supporting a rival group, or it is a complete break from previously decided upon or presumed norms by one party from the others. Someone who betrays others is commonly called a traitor or betrayer. Betrayal is also a commonly used literary element and is often associated with or used as a plot twist.
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The numerical value of betrayal in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of betrayal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It's hard to describe that kind of betrayal.
It was a complete betrayal of a system of justice and fairness.
We have to distrust each other. It is our only defense against betrayal.
It takes years to build a trust, and it takes one betrayal to destroy that trust.
These bills aren't just unconstitutional, they're also a betrayal of American values.
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