What does traitor mean?

Definitions for traitor
ˈtreɪ tərtraitor

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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.]

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. traitor

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

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How to say traitor in sign language?

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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

Examples of traitor in a Sentence

  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. Vladimir Kazarin:

    She betrayed me, betrayed her homeland. That's why she's a traitor.

  4. John Selden:

    Tis not seasonable to call a man traitor, that has an army at his heels.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

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

Images & Illustrations of traitor

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