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One who traitorously switches allegiance.
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a person who deserts one cause or party for the opposite faction; renegade
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a person who changes to the opposite party or faction, reverses principles, etc.; renegade.
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|Noun||1.||turncoat - a disloyal person who betrays or deserts his cause or religion or political party or friend etc.|
quitter - a person who gives up too easily
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noun traitor, renegade, defector, seceder, deserter, apostate, backslider, recreant (archaic), tergiversator, rat (informal) His one-time admirers now accused him of being a turncoat.
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turncoat[ˈtɜːnkəʊt] N → renegado/a m/f, chaquetero/a m/f
to become a turncoat → cambiarse de chaqueta
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turncoat[ˈtɜːrnkəʊt] n → renégat(e) m/fturned out [ˌtɜːrnˈaʊt] adj
to be well turned out, to be smartly turned out → être élégant(e)
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turncoat[ˈtɜːnˌkəʊt] n → voltagabbana m/f inv
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