betrayed

adjective be·trayed \ bi-ˈtrād , bē- \

Definition of betrayed

: treacherously abandoned, deserted, or mistreated
  • a betrayed spouse
  • Despite dozens of letters and phone calls to management, few answers were forthcoming. Employees felt betrayed.
  • —Jeffrey Goodell
  • This time, it's betrayed head bangers mourning the latest self-titled long CD album by Metallica…
  • Playboy

First Known Use of betrayed

1609

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