traitorousness

  • 1 traitorousness — index bad faith, infidelity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Traitorousness — Traitorous Trai tor*ous, a. [Cf. F. tra[^i]treux.] 1. Guilty of treason; treacherous; perfidious; faithless; as, a traitorous officer or subject. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Consisting in treason; partaking of treason; implying breach of allegiance;… …

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  • 3 traitorousness — See traitorously. * * * …

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  • 4 traitorousness — noun The state or quality of being traitorous …

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  • 5 traitorousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. Willful violation of allegiance to one s country: sedition, seditiousness, treason. See TRUST. 2. Betrayal, especially of a moral obligation: disloyalty, faithlessness, false heartedness, falseness, falsity,… …

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  • 6 traitorousness — n. quality of being treasonous, treacherousness, betrayal …

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  • 7 traitorousness — trai·tor·ous·ness …

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  • 8 traitorousness — noun disloyalty by virtue of subversive behavior • Syn: ↑treason, ↑subversiveness • Derivationally related forms: ↑traitorous, ↑subversive (for: ↑subversiveness), ↑treasonous …

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  • 9 subversiveness — noun disloyalty by virtue of subversive behavior • Syn: ↑treason, ↑traitorousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑traitorous (for: ↑traitorousness), ↑subversive, ↑treasonous …

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  • 10 traitorous — traitorously, adv. traitorousness, n. /tray teuhr euhs/, adj. 1. having the character of a traitor; treacherous; perfidious. 2. characteristic of a traitor. 3. of the nature of treason; treasonable: a traitorous act. [1350 1400; ME treterous,… …

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  • 11 bad faith — n: intentional deception, dishonesty, or failure to meet an obligation or duty no evidence of bad faith compare good faith in bad faith: with or characterized by intentional deception or dishonesty possessor in bad faith an obligation …

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  • 12 infidelity — I noun abandonment of allegiance, apostasy, bad faith, betrayal, betrayal of oath, betrayal of trust, breach of faith, breach of promise, breach of trust, broken faith, broken word, cuckoldry, deceitfulness, defection, desertion, disaffection,… …

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  • 13 betrayal — Synonyms and related words: Judas kiss, abuse, apostasy, babbling, backsliding, bad faith, blabbering, blabbing, bolt, breach of faith, breakaway, communication leak, criminal assault, dead giveaway, debauchment, defection, defilement,… …

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  • 14 extremism — Synonyms and related words: Fabianism, Jacobinism, New Left, Old Left, abandon, anarchism, anarcho syndicalism, bigotry, boundlessness, conversion, criminal syndicalism, egregiousness, enormousness, exaggeration, excess, excessiveness,… …

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  • 15 infidelity — Synonyms and related words: Punic faith, adulterous affair, adultery, affair, agnosticism, amor, amour, apostasy, atheism, bad faith, barratry, breach of faith, breach of promise, breach of trust, cheating, cuckoldry, denial, dereliction,… …

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  • 16 perfidy — Synonyms and related words: betrayal, deceit, dirty pool, dirty trick, dirty work, disloyalty, double dealing, duplicity, faithlessness, falseheartedness, falseness, falsity, foul play, hypocrisy, infidelity, insidiousness, perfidiousness,… …

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  • 17 sedition — Synonyms and related words: action, agitation, alienation, collaboration, coup, disaffection, estrangement, extremism, factiousness, fifth column activity, fomentation, fraternization, high treason, instigation, insurgence, insurgency,… …

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  • 18 infidelity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. betrayal, treachery; faithlessness, fickleness; adultery; skepticism, unbelief. See probity, irreligion.Ant., faithful, true. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Disloyalty] Syn. faithlessness, treachery,… …

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  • 19 sedition — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. incitement, insurgence, disloyalty. See disobedience. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. treason, revolt, mutiny, insurrection; see revolution 2 , treason . See Synonym Study at treason . III (Roget s 3… …

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  • 20 treachery — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. treason, perfidy, faithlessness, disloyalty, infidelity, falsity, falseness. See improbity, deception. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. faithlessness, disloyalty, betrayal; see dishonesty , treason . III… …

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