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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To fail to keep an agreement or secret.

Usage examples (25)
  • He doesn't seem like the type of person to betray a confidence.
  • That letter, he now saw -- that each word betray'd
  • Even when John Leguizamo and Boring Whatsisname betray each other, it's with a manly hug.
  • The very word "betray" had made Kahlan's heart pound. for more
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