Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “betray”

See all translations

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)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “betray” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

thug

a man who acts violently, especially to commit a crime

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

crossfit noun

March 23, 2015
high-intensity strength training Two women in strappy dresses discussed how much weight they could snatch

Read More