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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A disloyal person who betrays or deserts his cause or religion or political party or friend etc.

Usage examples (33)
  • You will be known as a turncoat who supported York.
  • The very thing Specter sought to avoid by becoming a turncoat is now coming to pass.
  • In Worldwar II, they called turncoat by a different name and the punishment wasn't very nice.
  • I tried calling turncoat Snowe and it was disconnected. for more
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