Thesaurus

turncoats

noun
plural of turncoat

Synonyms of turncoats

one who betrays a trust or an allegiance
  • the plot of the story revolved around the gangster's relentless determination to learn the identity of the turncoat

Synonyms for turncoats

Words Related to turncoats

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About turncoats

Thesaurus Entries Near turncoats

turncoat

turncoats

turn color

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Turncoats.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/turncoats. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on turncoats

Nglish: Translation of turncoats for Spanish Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Dog Words Quiz

  • shiba puppy more or less demanding cuddles
  • Which of the following animals has a dog in its etymology?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!