Pronunciation of Traitorous
/tɹˈe͡ɪtəɹəs/, /tɹˈeɪtəɹəs/, /t_ɹ_ˈeɪ_t_ə_ɹ_ə_s/
Antonyms for traitorous:
Synonyms for traitorous:
crafty, double-faced, Prevaricating, cheating, dishonorable, Deceiving, immoral, turncoat, insincere, untrue, untrustworthy, unscrupulous, underhanded, felonious, corrupt, dishonest, devious, treacherous, deceitful, hypocritical, crooked, fraudulent.
disobedient, defiant, insubordinate, ungovernable, rebellious, Misbehaving, intractable, treacherous, mischievous, anarchistic, subversive, recalcitrant, disloyal, out of control, contrary, treasonous, unmanageable, unruly, nonconformist, wayward, Disregardful, Disobeying, mutinous, undisciplined, factious, seditious.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Usage examples for traitorous:
- When I reached the edge of the deep reeds I tried, once or twice, to wade through them within casting distance of the water, but was always driven off by the traitorous quagginess of the soil. - "Angling Sketches", Andrew Lang.
- The same officer writes: It was a charge often repeated at the North against General Floyd, that, as Secretary of War, he had with traitorous intent abused his office by sending arms to the South just before the secession of the States. - "The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2)", Jefferson Davis.
- To seem even to accept such comfort, she would have regarded as traitorous to her husband. - "Paul Faber, Surgeon", George MacDonald.