dangerously unstable and unpredictable
"treacherous winding roads"; "an unreliable trestle"
punic, perfidious, treacherous(adj)
tending to betray; especially having a treacherous character as attributed to the Carthaginians by the Romans
"Punic faith"; "the perfidious Judas"; "the fiercest and most treacherous of foes"; "treacherous intrigues"
Deceitful; inclined to betray.
a treacherous mountain trail
Origin: From treacher
like a traitor; involving treachery; violating allegiance or faith pledged; traitorous to the state or sovereign; perfidious in private life; betraying a trust; faithless
The numerical value of treacherous in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of treacherous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The treacherous are ever distrustful.
An envious heart makes a treacherous ear.
A white wolf is like a black wolf, each is a treacherous hunter.
They're moving into something that could be potentially very treacherous.
You three have done quite enough today: all of you and your feckless, treacherous god.
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Translations for treacherous
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- verräterisch, tückischGerman
- δόλιος, επίβουλος, προδοτικός, ύπουλοςGreek
- خیانت امیزPersian
- кова́рный, вероло́мный, ненадёжный, преда́тельский, непро́чныйRussian
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