betray

Part of speech: noun

Betrayal.

Part of speech: verb

To deliver up or disclose treacherously; lead astray; seduce.

Part of speech: verb

To reveal unintentionally; show signs of.

Part of speech: noun

Betrayer.

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Usage examples "betray":

  1. On the chance of making things easier for himself, Jack would betray every secret in his possession. - "The Nether World", George Gissing.
  2. But to show that to her servant, would be to betray herself- the more that he seemed the painter's friend. - "The Marquis of Lossie", George MacDonald.
  3. I cannot betray my father. - "The Rival Heirs being the Third and Last Chronicle of Aescendune", A. D. Crake.