treasonable

adjective
trea·son·able | \ ˈtrēz-nə-bəl , ˈtrē-zə-nə-bəl \

Definition of treasonable 

: relating to, consisting of, or involving treason treasonable words

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treasonably \ˈtrēz-nə-blē, ˈtrē-zə-nə-blē \ adverb

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Now, if the opening chapter is to be trusted, Duncan is to answer for this bizarre and perhaps treasonable lapse in front of a House Select Committee, many of whose members pine for his fall from grace. Anthony Lane, The New Yorker, "Bill Clinton and James Patterson’s Concussive Collaboration," 3 June 2018 There was nothing unusual, let alone treasonable, in this. Husain Haqqani, Twin Cities, "Husain Haqqani: Yes, the Russian ambassador met Trump’s team. So? That’s what we diplomats do," 13 Mar. 2017

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First Known Use of treasonable

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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