traitress

traitress

[trey-tris]
noun
a woman who is a traitor.
Also, traitoress [trey-ter-is] .


Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English traitresse < Old French; see traitor, -ess

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traitor (ˈtreɪtə)
 
n
a person who is guilty of treason or treachery, in betraying friends, country, a cause or trust, etc
 
[C13: from Old French traitour, from Latin trāditortraditor]
 
'traitorous
 
adj
 
'traitorously
 
adv
 
'traitorship
 
n
 
'traitress
 
fem n

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