traitress


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trai•tress

(ˈtreɪ trɪs)

also trai•tor•ess

(-tər ɪs)

n.
a woman who is a traitor.
usage.: See -ess.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.traitress - female traitortraitress - female traitor      
traitor, treasonist - someone who betrays his country by committing treason
Translations

traitress

[ˈtreɪtrɪs] Ntraidora f

traitress

nVerräterin f
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And for doing which, I thank you; though, indeed, I scarcely know why I turned traitress to my husband in the matter, for the girl is a poor little fool.
Seeing all the household in confusion, I ventured to come out regardless whether I were seen or not, and determined, if I were, to do some frenzied deed that would prove to all the world the righteous indignation of my breast in the punishment of the treacherous Don Fernando, and even in that of the fickle fainting traitress.
Scoundrelly patriots called her a traitress, the godly called her godless,