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traitor

noun [C]  /ˈtreɪ·t̬ər/ us  
a person who gives away or sells secrets of his or her country, or someone who is not loyal to particular beliefs or friends: Benedict Arnold was a traitor during the American Revolution. Opponents called the mayor "a traitor to the cause."
Translations of “traitor”
in Korean 반역자…
in Arabic خائن…
in French traître, traîtresse…
in Turkish hain, vatan haini…
in Italian traditore, -trice…
in Chinese (Traditional) 背叛者,叛徒, 賣國賊…
in Russian предатель…
in Polish zdraj-ca/czyni…
in Spanish traidor…
in Portuguese traidor, -ora…
in German der/die Verräter(in)…
in Catalan traïdor, -a…
in Japanese 裏切り者, 内通者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 背叛者,叛徒, 卖国贼…
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