defector

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dēfector.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

defector (plural defectors)

  1. One who defects.

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

dēfectus, perfect passive participle of dēficiō (to desert) +‎ -tor

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dēfector m (genitive dēfectōris); third declension

  1. a deserter, rebel

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative dēfector dēfectōrēs
Genitive dēfectōris dēfectōrum
Dative dēfectōrī dēfectōribus
Accusative dēfectōrem dēfectōrēs
Ablative dēfectōre dēfectōribus
Vocative dēfector dēfectōrēs

References[edit]