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How to use the word betrays in a Sentence?

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No amount of propaganda can change the fact that the Chinese Communist Party is a murderous, genocidal regime that fears freedom, undermines democracy, destroys cultures, and betrays its people.

Marco Rubio

Found on FOX News
3 months ago

Politics

It’s inaccurate and wrong and in my view betrays a misunderstanding of 19th-century sodomy law and also shows they didn’t read the book clearly, i stand by my work. I cited everything I cited correctly, based on the proceedings of the Old Bailey. There was no carve out (under the then sodomy laws) for consenting gay sex as we would call it today. It was a crime.

Naomi Wolf

Found on Reuters
8 months ago

Top News

New York must stop all of its unnecessary lawsuits harrassment, start cleaning New York up, and lowering taxes. Build relationships, but dont bring Fredo ! Trump said, tacking on a insult referring to Chris Cuomo, Chris Cuomo. The Fredo reference is a nod to The Godfather films, and a character in the film who ultimately betrays Chris Cuomo. The Fredo reference was first made by a Trump supporter last summer in a viral video that saw the television journalist get irate with the man for the insult. In the video, Chris Cuomo says the term was meant as a derogatory term for Chris Cuomo Italian heritage, similar to the N-word for African Americans. ( Punk-a ** b ***** s from the right call me Fredo, Chris Cuomo said in the video. My name is Chris Cuomo. Im an anchor on CNN. Fredo is from The Godfather. He was a weak brother and they use it as an Italian aspersion.) DHS SUSPENDS GLOBAL ENTRY FOR New Yorkers ; WILL AFFECT 800K OVER 5 YEARS Chris Cuomo had said hes willing to restore federal access to driving records on a limited basis. But in a midday news conference, Chris Cuomo pledged not to let federal immigration agents see lists of people who had applied for a new type of license that doesnt require applicants to prove they are in the U.S. legally. If they think theyre going to extort New York into giving them a database of undocumented people, theyre wrong. I will never do that.

Chris Cuomo

Found on FOX News
1 year ago

Politics

This is wrong, shameless and betrays our most sacred American ideals.

State Department

Found on FOX News
3 years ago

Politics

I am telling those in the White House that if they do not live up to their commitments... the Iranian government will firmly react, if anyone betrays the deal, they should know that they would face severe consequences.

Hassan Rouhani

Found on Reuters
3 years ago

Top News

If anyone betrays the deal, they should know that they would face severe consequences.

Hassan Rouhani

Found on Reuters
3 years ago

Top News

As long as there will be a criminal government in Kosovo that betrays the national interests, no one should hope that opposition resistance will be over.

Driton Caushi

Found on Reuters
5 years ago

World

Let’s be clear about the ACLU’s purpose here: ending the productive and successful partnership between the Catholic Church and the federal government on the care and shelter of vulnerable populations.Denying us the freedom to serve betrays the very children the ACLU is purportedly attempting to help.

Kevin Appleby

Found on FOX News
6 years ago

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A good book is a true friend who never betrays.

Debasish Mridha, M.D.

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6 years ago

Literature exists at the same time in the modes of error and truth; it both betrays and obeys its own mode of being.

Paul de Man

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7 years ago

The business of a seer is to see; and if he involves himself in the kind of God-eclipsing activities which make seeing impossible, he betrays the trust which his fellows have tacitly placed in him.

Aldous Huxley

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7 years ago

If he have faith, the believer cannot be restrained. He betrays himself. He breaks out. He confesses and teaches this gospel to the people at the risk of life itself.

Martin Luther

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7 years ago

O how wonderful is the human voice! It is indeed the organ of the soul. The intellect of man sits enshrined visibly upon his forehead and in his eye; and the heart of man is written upon his countenance. But the soul reveals itself in the voice only, as God revealed himself to the prophet in the still small voice, and in a voice from the Burning Bush. The soul of man is audible, not visible. A sound alone betrays the flowing of the eternal fountain invisible to man.

Longfellow

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9 years ago

Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but judgment; and he betrays, instead of serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion.

Edmund Burke, Speech to the electors of Bristol. 3 Nov. 1774

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10 years ago

To know a man, observe how he wins his object, rather than how he loses it; for when we fail our pride supports us; when we succeed, it betrays us.

Charles Caleb Colton

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10 years ago

If someone betrays you once, it's their fault; if they betray you twice, it's your fault.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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10 years ago

To know a man, observe how he wins his object, rather than how he loses it; for when we fail, our pride supports; when we succeed; it betrays us.

C. C. Colton

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10 years ago

If someone betrays you once, it's his fault If he betrays you twice, it's your fault.

Unknown

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11 years ago

Surely, to think your own the only wisdom, and yours the only word, the only will, betrays a shallow spirit, an empty heart.

Sophocles

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11 years ago

Silence is the true friend that never betrays.

Confucius

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11 years ago

To know a man, observe how he wins his object, rather than how he loses it for when we fail our pride supports us when we succeed, it betrays us.

Charles Caleb Colton

added by anonymous
11 years ago

To bemoan the messiness of politics is not just a folly it betrays a dangerous impatience with basic realities. It is like becoming disturbed that people do not fall in love sensibly -- and so deciding to computerize the problem.

Theodore Roszak

added by anonymous
11 years ago

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