OTHER WORDS FOR betray
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OTHER WORDS FROM betray
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Sometimes he betrayed both sides to stay faithful to himself.The dramatic — and embellished — life of Graham Greene|Michael Mewshaw|January 15, 2021|Washington Post
Three days after Thanksgiving, filmmaker Laura Poitras received a blandly chipper text signaling the end of her time with the media organization she co-founded and which she now says has betrayed its mission.
In other words, it is not your body betraying you to the point that it’s denying you your ability to do what you desperately need, and not responding to efforts to fix the problem, and with no end in sight.Carolyn Hax: A parent pooh-poohs a non-parent’s sleep-deprivation|Carolyn Hax|January 12, 2021|Washington Post
It is not clear whether this trait is part of his normal genetic heritage or whether it betrays awareness of being special.
A Capitol officer who was present during the attack said the rank-and-file of the department feel demoralized and betrayed by leadership.Several Capitol police officers suspended, more than a dozen under investigation over actions related to rally, riot|Aaron Davis, Rebecca Tan, Beth Reinhard|January 12, 2021|Washington Post
A young novelist dies, the American military is betrayed and James Patterson is profiled.The Daily Beast’s Best Longreads, Dec 29-Jan 4, 2014|William Boot|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The reversal shocked those who felt betrayed by the scientists, and who yelled “shame, shame” when the scientists were free.Madonna, Carla Bruni & Obama Abandoned Pledges To Rebuild L'Aquila After The Quake|Barbie Latza Nadeau|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I had to file for bankruptsy [sic]…To have been betrayed by someone in the Christian Community.Ponzi-Scheming Pastor Fleeced His Flock Out of Millions|Brandy Zadrozny|November 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
KABUL, Afghanistan — The girls of Afghanistan have been betrayed.The West Made Lots of Promises to Afghan Girls, Now It’s Breaking Them|Heather Barr|October 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Feeling betrayed by the Obama administration, he has since said that his days working for the U.S. government are over.Blackwater Founder Wants to Fight Ebola, ISIS, and for the GOP to ‘Get Off Their Ass’|Asawin Suebsaeng|September 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He turned at the sound of my voice with vastly more concern than he'd betrayed under the muzzle of Piegan's gun.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
No passing light in her eyes betrayed that she had caught the reflection of the thought that lay behind them.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
I, Aristide Pujol, have never betrayed the sacred obligations of friendship.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
He was Gascon to the backbone, and his tongue too often betrayed his most secret and his most transient thoughts.
It has been said that the Duke betrayed the Bourbons and was privy to the Emperor's return, but this is a calumny.