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treachery
used in Howards End

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Definition
the behavior of someone who pretends to be a friend and then tricks, cheats, or betrays
  • The desire for a more inward light had found expression at last, the unseen had impacted on the seen, and all that they could say was "Treachery."
    Chapter 11 (84% in)
  • "Helen, you've not forgiven me for my treachery.
    Chapter 37 (18% in)

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