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See definition of betrayal on Dictionary.com
  • nounexhibition of disloyalty
  • noundivulgence of information

synonyms for betrayal

  • deception
  • dishonesty
  • sellout
  • treachery
  • treason
  • double-dealing
  • duplicity
  • falseness
  • giveaway
  • perfidy
  • trickery
  • unfaithfulness
  • Judas kiss
  • let-down
  • telling
  • disclosure
  • revelation
  • ratting
  • blurting out
  • diming
  • giving away
  • spilling
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antonyms for betrayal

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  • devotion
  • faithfulness
  • fidelity
  • frankness
  • honesty
  • loyalty
  • openness
  • truthfulness
  • forthrightness
  • protection
  • quiet
  • secret
  • support
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How to use betrayal in a sentence

Though the episode ends on a close-up of her husband’s eyes, Kidman’s remain our window into Grace’s shock, her betrayal — her, well, undoing.
THE REAL STAR OF ‘THE UNDOING’? NICOLE KIDMAN’S EYEBALLS.BETHONIE BUTLERNOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
It’s also designed to examine less playful, more destructive betrayals of trust.
THE MIND-BOGGLING END OF SUSAN CHOI’S TRUST EXERCISE, EXPLAINEDCONSTANCE GRADYNOVEMBER 20, 2020VOX
As I can testify firsthand, napping while working from home can feel like a betrayal of trust, a breach of the social contract that assumes that you’re still hammering away even when your manager can’t see you.
WHY YOU SHOULDN’T FEEL GUILTY FOR NAPPING WHILE WORKING AT HOMESARAH TODDSEPTEMBER 20, 2020QUARTZ
The moment early on in the film when someone she loves betrays her by slicing off her wings — ostensibly in order to “save” her — comes off like an excruciating form of conversion therapy.
TOWARD A QUEER DISNEY CANONEMILY VANDERWERFFSEPTEMBER 4, 2020VOX
Equating antifa with QAnon betrays how Facebook fundamentally doesn’t grasp the issue.
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The indigo labyrinths of the flies’ small intestines light up with fiery fuchsia in micrographs, betraying an ominous buildup of molecules that destroy DNA and cause cellular damage.
WHY SLEEP DEPRIVATION KILLSVERONIQUE GREENWOODJUNE 4, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
They must do everything, or they are betraying their kids, which forced them to race through the curriculum lest their kids are not ready.
AMERICA’S MATH CURRICULUM DOESN’T ADD UP (EP. 391)STEVEN D. LEVITTOCTOBER 3, 2019FREAKONOMICS
Such a betrayal led him upon the following day to send a note to Mrs. Chepstow, asking for an appointment.
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And the surgeon looked at him; but there rose up in his remembrance how he had been avoiding betrayal for years.
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Then, regretting the betrayal of his feelings, the young man relapsed into gloomy silence.
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WORDS RELATED TO BETRAYAL

  • betrayal
  • communication leak
  • exposure of secret
  • giveaway
  • leak
  • telltale
  • telltale sign
  • unintentional disclosure
  • unwitting disclosure
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