betray Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “betray” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "betray" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

betrayverb [T]

us   uk   /bɪˈtreɪ/
  • betray verb [T] (NOT LOYAL)

B2 to not be loyal to your country or a person, often by doing something harmful such as helping their enemies: He was accused of betraying his country during the war. She felt betrayed by her mother's lack of support. For years they betrayed the UK's secrets to Russia.formal He promised never to betray his wife (= never to leave her for another person).
formal If someone betrays something such as a promise, they do not do what they promised: The president has been accused of betraying his election promises. By staying out so late, they have betrayed my trust (= disappointed me because I had trusted them not to).

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

(Definition of betray from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "betray" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

betrayverb [T]

us   /bɪˈtreɪ/
  • betray verb [T] (BE NOT LOYAL)

to be not loyal to your country or to someone who believes you are loyal, often by doing something harmful: Some lawmakers say they feel betrayed by the president.
  • betray verb [T] (SHOW)

to show your feelings or thoughts without intending to: She could not help betraying her sympathy for us.
(Definition of betray from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de betray
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“betray” in British English

“betray” in American English

Watching the detectorists
Watching the detectorists
by ,
May 31, 2016
by Colin McIntosh You could be forgiven for thinking that old-fashioned hobbies that don’t involve computers have fallen out of favour. In fact, nothing could be further from the truth. If anything, the internet has made it easier for people with specialist hobbies from different corners of the world to come together to support one another

Aprende más 

Palabra del día

biodegrade

to decay naturally and in a way that is not harmful

Palabra del día

decision fatigue noun
decision fatigue noun
May 30, 2016
a decreased ability to make decisions as a result of having too many decisions to make Our brains have a finite number of decisions they can make before they get depleted and become less discerning – so this is called decision fatigue.

Aprende más