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Definitionthe behavior of someone who pretends to be a friend and then tricks, cheats, or betrays
- But after ages alone in the dark Gollum's heart was black, and treachery was in it.Prologue (75% in)
- Saruman, failing to get possession of the Ring, would m the confusion and treacheries of the time have found in Mordor the missing links in his own researches into Ring-lore, and before long he would have made a Great Ring of his own with which to challenge the self-styled Ruler of Middle-earth.Forward (63% in)
- It would have been useless in any case to try and win over the honest Radagast to treachery.2.2 -- Book 2 Chapter 2 -- The Council of Elrond (69% in)
There are no more uses of "treachery" in The Fellowship of the Ring.
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