What does the word traitorous mean?

    Part of speech: feminine

  • Traitress.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Treasonable.

Usage examples for traitorous

  1. It is true, a majority of the German princes bow to Napoleon's power, and we may charge them with infidelity and treason against Germany; but we can not prefer the same charge against the German people and the subjects of the traitorous German princes. – Andreas Hofer by Lousia Muhlbach
  2. The traitorous rocks rolled from beneath the little man's feet and roared thunderously below him. – Last Words by Stephen Crane
  3. That he had carried on a traitorous correspondence with Saint Germains had not been proved, and had been pronounced by the representatives of the people to be a foul calumny. – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 5 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay