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used in David Copperfield

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likely to betray; or guilty of betrayal
  • The reverence that I had for his grey head, was mingled with commiseration for his faith in those who were treacherous to him, and with resentment against those who injured him.
    Chapters 19-21 (21% in)
  • — smiling and friendly, when it was so treacherous, that I go half wild when I think of it.
    Chapters 31-33 (53% in)

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