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BETRAY





Definition:

  1. [verb] reveal unintentionally; "Her smile betrayed her true feelings"
    Synonyms: bewray

  2. [verb] deliver to an enemy by treachery; "Judas sold Jesus"; "The spy betrayed his country"
    Synonyms: sell

  3. [verb] disappoint, prove undependable to; abandon, forsake; "His sense of smell failed him this time"; "His strength finally failed him"; "His children failed him in the crisis"
    Synonyms: fail

  4. [verb] be sexually unfaithful to one's partner in marriage; "She cheats on her husband"; "Might her husband be wandering?"
    Synonyms: cheat on, cheat, cuckold, wander

  5. [verb] give away information about somebody; "He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam"
    Synonyms: denounce, tell on, give away, rat, grass, shit, shop, snitch, stag

  6. [verb] cause someone to believe an untruth; "The insurance company deceived me when they told me they were covering my house"
    Synonyms: deceive, lead astray

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