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treason
used in Henry IV, Part 1

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Definition
betraying someone or something — typically betraying one's own country

(in this context, to betray is to not be loyal—often by helping enemies)
  • Shall we buy treason? and indent with fears When they have lost and forfeited themselves?
    1.3 — Act 1 Scene 3 — The Same. A Room in the Palace (29% in)
  • It is not possible, it cannot be, The King should keep his word in loving us; He will suspect us still, and find a time To punish this offence in other faults: Suspicion all our lives shall be stuck full of eyes; For treason is but trusted like the fox, Who, ne'er so tame, so cherish'd, and lock'd up, Will have a wild trick of his ancestors.
    5.2 — Act 5 Scene 2 — The Rebel Camp (10% in)

There are no more uses of "treason" in Henry IV, Part 1.

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