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disloyal

[ dis-loi-uhl ]
/ dɪsˈlɔɪ əl /
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adjective
false to one's obligations or allegiances; not loyal; faithless; treacherous.
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Origin of disloyal

1470–80; <Middle French desloial,Old French desleal, equivalent to des-dis-1 + lealloyal

OTHER WORDS FROM disloyal

dis·loy·al·ist, noundis·loy·al·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for disloyal

disloyal
/ (dɪsˈlɔɪəl) /

adjective
not loyal or faithful; deserting one's allegiance or duty

Derived forms of disloyal

disloyally, adverb
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