Examples of treacherous in a sentence
a treacherous act of betrayal
They were not prepared to hike over such treacherous terrain.
The snow made their hike all the more treacherous.
Discussions about money can lead couples into treacherous territory.
Recent Examples of treacherous from the web
The road back into the good graces of Hollywood has been treacherous for Mel Gibson, but the Academy Awards ceremony Sunday seemed to smooth and accelerate the journey significantly.
As snow and treacherous travel conditions forced postponement of three other Mid-East Athletic Conference games, N.C. A&T was eager to break a 13-game losing skid.
But officials warned that bitter cold would keep roads treacherous well after the snow and sleet stopped.
A teenager was rescued Friday after being swept into treacherous waters at Shark’s Cove in Pupukea.
But if you’ll be traversing more treacherous terrain, consider investing in a sturdier pack.
When someone goes missing in Alaska, search areas can be as large as entire states in the Lower 48, and considerably more treacherous.
So the Clinton aides in the 2008 campaign kept a list of the people who had been treacherous.
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First Known Use of treacherous
Synonym Discussion of treacherous
TREACHEROUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of treacherous for English Language Learners
: not able to be trusted : showing that someone cannot be trusted
: very dangerous and difficult to deal with
TREACHEROUS Defined for Kids
Definition of treacherous for Students
1 : not safe because of hidden dangers This was a treacherous road at night … — John Reynolds Gardiner, Stone Fox
2 : not trustworthy : guilty of betrayal or likely to betray a treacherous enemy
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