BETRAY MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Betray Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To violate the confidence of, by disclosing a secret, or that which one is bound in honor not to make known.
  2. (v. t.) To mislead; to expose to inconvenience not foreseen to lead into error or sin.
  3. (v. t.) To show or to indicate; -- said of what is not obvious at first, or would otherwise be concealed.
  4. (v. t.) To lead astray, as a maiden; to seduce (as under promise of marriage) and then abandon.
  5. (v. t.) To disclose or discover, as something which prudence would conceal; to reveal unintentionally.
  6. (v. t.) To deliver into the hands of an enemy by treachery or fraud, in violation of trust; to give up treacherously or faithlessly; as, an officer betrayed the city.
  7. (v. t.) To prove faithless or treacherous to, as to a trust or one who trusts; to be false to; to deceive; as, to betray a person or a cause.


Synonyms:
Bewray, Cheat, Cuckold, Deceive, Denounce, Fail, Grass, Peach, Rat, Sell, Shop, Stag, Wander,

• Betrayal Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The act or the result of betraying.


Synonyms:
Perfidy, Treachery, Treason,

• Betrayer Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One who, or that which, betrays.


Synonyms:
Blabber, Informer, Rat, Squealer, Traitor,

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