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More often than not, turncoat spies are successfully recruited as one-offs, through serendipity and dumb luck.The CIA Tried Hard to Recruit Spies Among the Al Qaeda Prisoners at Gitmo|Daniel Klaidman|November 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The notes variously called him a turncoat, a RINO, a traitor, or worse.Marco Rubio Spurned by Original Tea Party Supporters Over Immigration|Patricia Murphy|July 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But for many Republicans today, this quality makes him something of a turncoat.Chuck Hagel’s Career Shows He’s Not Afraid to Change His Mind|Eli Lake|January 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Yet another Republican turncoat, Powell obviously endorsed Obama twice.Six Nominees to Succeed Hillary Clinton as Secretary of State|Michael Tomasky|November 29, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The expression turnskin or turncoat is a translation of the Latin versipelles, a term used to describe a wer-wolf.Human Animals|Frank Hamel
It needs more than the zeal of a turncoat to drive Apollo out of Parnassus.The Future of English Poetry|Edmund Gosse
If you, for instance, are a turncoat, reproach your opponent with having no convictions!Dream Tales and Prose Poems|Ivan Turgenev
We are not a turncoat; we had hoped that Carpentier would win.Plum Pudding|Christopher Morley
Grieve we must, indeed, to find in you such a turncoat that naught but dishonor can come of it.Hero Tales of the Far North|Jacob A. Riis