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perfidy

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1 lack of faithfulness especially to oneʼs husband or wife

  • his wife's perfidy was a moment of uncharacteristic weakness
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2 the act or fact of violating the trust or confidence of another

  • the full cost—both in compromised intelligence and in human life—of the double agent's perfidy is not yet known
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