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Synonyms for treacherousˈtrɛtʃ ər əs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. treacherous, unreliable(adj)

    dangerously unstable and unpredictable

    "treacherous winding roads"; "an unreliable trestle"

    Synonyms:
    perfidious, punic, treacherous, undependable, unreliable

    Antonyms:
    faithful, safe

  2. punic, perfidious, treacherous(adj)

    tending to betray; especially having a treacherous character as attributed to the Carthaginians by the Romans

    "Punic faith"; "the perfidious Judas"; "the fiercest and most treacherous of foes"; "treacherous intrigues"

    Synonyms:
    perfidious, unreliable, treacherous, punic

    Antonyms:
    faithful, safe

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. treacherous(a.)

    Synonyms:
    traitorous, perfidious, faithless, unfaithful, false, deceitful, insidious, disloyal, recreant, treasonable

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

traitor, tricksy, perfidious, insidious, perilous, dangerous, deadbeat


Translations for treacherous

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • غادرArabic
  • zrádnýCzech
  • verräterisch, tückischGerman
  • δόλιος, επίβουλος, προδοτικός, ύπουλοςGreek
  • traicioneroSpanish
  • خیانت امیزPersian
  • petollinenFinnish
  • traîtreFrench
  • fabhtachIrish
  • בּוֹגדָנִיHebrew
  • მოღალატურიGeorgian
  • verraderlijkDutch
  • кова́рный, вероло́мный, ненадёжный, преда́тельский, непро́чныйRussian
  • зрадницькийUkrainian

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