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double-cross

verb

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to be unfaithful or disloyal to
  • she promised to share the profits but then double-crossed us

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double cross

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of double cross (Entry 2 of 2)

the act or fact of violating the trust or confidence of another
  • politics is full of double crosses and backbiting

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The first known use of double-cross was in 1834

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“Double-cross.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/double-cross. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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