Origin of traitor
Related formstrai·tor·ship, noun
Examples from the Web for traitor
I asked if it was hard carrying a name like his in a land that had condemned his father as the worst kind of traitor.The Life and Hard Times Of The Family A Cuban Defector Left Behind|Brin-Jonathan Butler|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A message smuggled from his jail described his son as a traitor and disowned him.
To many Poles, this marked him forever as a traitor who served only his Soviet masters.
But while UConn is treating Holt as a whistleblower, it appears her sorority sisters are treating her as a traitor.How Kappa Kappa Gamma Threw A UConn Sorority Sister Under The Bus|Emily Shire|May 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“A public official,” he added, “who accepts bribesis tantamount to a traitor” because they betray the trust of the public.Ehud Olmert’s Sentencing Won’t Be a Day of Reckoning for Israel’s Leaders|Alon Ben-Meir|May 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Oh that we had the traitor who has dragged this gallant young officer to death, so that he might suffer in his stead!The Story of American History|Albert F. Blaisdell
So that it was as if Jeanne had said that the traitor deserved quartering.The Life of Joan of Arc, Vol. 1 and 2 (of 2)|Anatole France
An honest man dies but once, but a traitor dies a thousand deaths.The Puppet Crown|Harold MacGrath
"False rumors given out by the traitor, Havenner, who has now gone to the twilight of the gods," interrupted the Viceroy.Giants on the Earth|Sterner St. Paul Meek
Whether Ignacio was a Spaniard or a traitor Cuban, no one could say.A Prisoner of Morro|Upton Sinclair