- a woman who is a traitor.
Also trai·tor·ess [trey-ter-is] /ˈtreɪ tər ɪs/.
Origin of traitress
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Examples from the Web for traitress
The very power of the characterization makes the traitress hateful.The Man Shakespeare
I will not say in what country, for all countries have been hospitable to me, and I am neither a spy nor a traitress.My Double Life
In the crisis, beside her father's corpse, she had played the traitress to her resolve.Fort Amity
Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
So she had deceived him, after all; she had played the traitress from the very beginning.The Doomsman
Van Tassel Sutphen
This evening was rendered remarkable by a man's calling out, "You are a traitress!"Vittoria, Complete