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Betrayal

See also Treachery.
Judas Iscariot
apostle who betrays Jesus. [N.T.: Matthew 26:15]
Proteus
though engaged, steals his friend Valentine’s beloved, reveals his plot and effects his banishment. [Br. Drama: Shakespeare Two Gentlemen of Verona]
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Kim Nam-ok (Cho Bok-rae), another Uiyeoldan member on his mission to kill his former comrade and betrayer Park, hesitates and fails to kill his target.
Some scripture scholars say this was one final appeal to the betrayer. I think this was not so much out of fear or avoidance, but because of his innate and deep desire to save all, including the one who would betray him.
@RailaOdinga is a betrayer and must be exposed," Dr Miguna said in a tweet early Monday morning, mocking Mr Odinga's handshake with President Kenyatta.In the tweet, he posts photos of his house with broken doors after police forced their way into it in the aftermath of the swearing-in.
You are a national betrayer,' the comment read, using a Khmer term meaning 'contemptible'.
While addressing a rally in Muzaffarpur on July 25, the Prime Minister had accused Nitish Kumar of being a serial betrayer, saying he had not only ditched an old ally like the BJP, but also many leaders close to him such as George Fernandes and Jitan Ram Manjhi.
and our path is right," "stand your ground and sunshine will return," "you say 'justice,' and they call you a betrayer." Their performance seemed to capture the emotions of a nation feeling abandoned by its politicians.
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BETRAYER provides fans of Cherryh's 'Foreigner' universe with a new novel telling of the conclusion of a civil war among the alien Artevi and the ongoing presence of rebels who want to shake the newly formed peace.
SURELY Nick Clegg will go down in history as the greatest betrayer since Judas.
The chapters are immaculately paced, and the artist's soft faces make it impossible to predict who will be the betrayer and who is willing to sacrifice everything for the memory--or possibility--of devotion.
The ex-presidential aide, Tapper wrote, is a "betrayer (who) comes across as shallow, deluded, naive, appallingly star struck and disgustingly ambitious."
The Lost Gospel of Judas Iscariot: A New Look at Betrayer and Betrayed.