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Spanish translation of “betray”

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betray

verb /biˈtrei/
to act disloyally or treacherously towards (especially a person who trusts one)
traicionar
He betrayed his own brother (to the enemy).
to give away (a secret etc)
revelar, delatar
Never betray a confidence!
to show (signs of)
revelar, delatar
Her pale face betrayed her fear.
betrayal noun
traición
He was deeply hurt by the betrayal of his trust by one of his closest friends.
betrayer noun
traidor
He came back to avenge his betrayers.
Translations of “betray”
in Korean 배신하다…
in Arabic يَخوْن…
in French trahir…
in Italian tradire…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不忠誠的, 背叛,出賣, 對…不忠誠…
in Russian предавать, выдавать…
in Turkish hıyanetlik yapmak, aldatmak, ihanet etmek…
in Polish zdradzać…
in Portuguese trair…
in German verraten, hintergehen…
in Catalan trair…
in Japanese ~を裏切る, ~をだます…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不忠诚的, 背叛,出卖, 对…不忠诚…
(Definition of betray from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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