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treachery
used in The Return of the King

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Definition the behavior of someone who pretends to be a friend and then tricks, cheats, or betrays
  • Treachery, treachery I fear; treachery of that miserable creature.
    5.4 -- Book 5 Chapter 4 -- The Siege of Gondor (42% in)
  • Treachery, treachery I fear; treachery of that miserable creature.
    5.4 -- Book 5 Chapter 4 -- The Siege of Gondor (42% in)
  • Treachery, treachery I fear; treachery of that miserable creature.
    5.4 -- Book 5 Chapter 4 -- The Siege of Gondor (42% in)
  • And if indeed we rated this prisoner so high, what surety have we that Sauron the Base Master of Treachery, will keep his part?
    5.10 -- Book 5 Chapter 10 -- The Black Gate Opens (76% in)
  • But as with Narchost and Carchost, the Towers of the Teeth, so here too the vigilance had failed, and treachery had yielded up the Tower to the Lord of the Ringwraiths, and now for long years it had been held by evil things.
    6.1 -- Book 6 Chapter 1 -- The Tower of Cirith Ungol (19% in)
  • From all his policies and webs of fear and treachery, from all his stratagems and wars his mind shook free; and throughout his realm a tremor ran, his slaves quailed, and his armies halted, and his captains suddenly steerless, bereft of will, wavered and despaired.
    6.3 -- Book 6 Chapter 3 -- Mount Doom (89% in)

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