Examples of traitor in a Sentence
She has been called a traitor to the liberal party's cause.
He was a traitor who betrayed his country by selling military secrets to the enemy.
Recent Examples of traitor from the Web
As a New York City plainclothes officer, Serpico was labeled a traitor for refusing payoffs and reporting corruption.
Trump’s notion that Sessions is a traitor is beginning to filter down to his loyalists.
Victory over the traitors in the Civil War, victory in World War I, World War II—that sort of thing.
Bereaved and exiled by traitors, the hero Guo Jing grows up on the Mongolian steppes.
She has been lauded as a hero by some on the left but also decried as a traitor by many, including President Donald Trump.
She has been lauded as a hero by some on the left, but also decried as a traitor by many, including President Trump.
She's been hailed as a traitor as well as a courageous hero.
Trump’s belief that agents investigating his allies are necessarily traitors is fundamentally authoritarian.
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TRAITOR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of traitor for English Language Learners
: a person who is not loyal to his or her own country, friends, etc. : a person who betrays a country or group of people by helping or supporting an enemy
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