• definitions

selling down the river

  • as inbackstab
  • as insell/sell out
  • as insqueal
  • as instab in the back
  • as inbetray
  • as inblow the whistle
  • as indouble-cross
Relevance ranks synonyms and suggests the best matches based on how closely a synonym’s sense matches the sense you selected.

Synonyms for selling down the river

verb attack indirectly
  • backbite
  • betray
  • double-cross
  • play Judas
  • sell down the river
  • slander
  • smear
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.