betraying

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

betray +‎ -ing

Verb[edit]

betraying

  1. present participle of betray

Noun[edit]

betraying (plural betrayings)

  1. betrayal
    • 1614, Walter Raleigh, Historie of the World
      Oh, by what plots, by what forswearings, betrayings, oppressions, imprisonments, tortures, poisonings, and under what reasons of state and politic subtilty, have these forenamed kings [] pulled the vengeance of God upon themselves []