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noun as in traitor

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I knew that then, for projects like Judas and others, we would be coming from a place of empowerment and a seat at the table alongside our studio partners, to make sure the movies were told in the way we wanted to see them made.

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In fact, the Michigan congressman went so far as to liken them to Judas Iscariot.

Well, it was based on an amalgam of bands—Black Sabbath, AC/DC, Motley Crue, Judas Priest, and Van Halen.

The song left a long paper trail, and discovery of the 24-track proved far easier than other Judas Priest masters.

Longstanding tradition in Venezuela calls for “Judas burning” on Easter Sunday.

According to an interview with Rob Halford, lead singer of Judas Priest, in the San Diego Gay and Lesbian News, not well.

John and Judas became the good and evil Wandering Jews of mediæval folklore.

A veritable Judas, preparing to forswear his people and their cause, willing to lie and deny his participation.

And they approached even as far as Bethoron: and Judas went forth to meet him, with a small company.

And the fear of Judas, and of his brethren, and the dread of them, fell upon all the nations round about them.

And Judas heard of it, and rose up, he and the valiant men, to attack the king's forces that were in Emmaus.


On this page you'll find 15 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to Judas, such as: betrayer, conspirator, deceiver, rat, turncoat, and two-timer.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.