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Example Sentences for "betray"

The President betrayed us by raising taxes after promising not to do soMarc felt betrayed when Pamela left him for another guy.

The President betrayed us by raising taxes after promising not to do so.

The government is offering thousands of dollars to rebels who are willing to betray their leaders and join the fight against the revolution.

The gang members killed a man who was accused of betraying them to the police.

He betrayed his party by refusing to defend his leader in the press.

You told my boyfriend I kissed another guy at the party? I can't believe you betrayed me like that!

He betrayed his principles when he voted to support the cuts to the education budget.

He said nothing to his wife when she accused him of having an affair, afraid that his voice would betray him.

The union's support of the deal is viewed by many members as an act of betrayal.

Militants within the party are calling for the leader's resignation, saying that he has betrayed the party's principles.

He was imprisoned for betraying his country after telling the international press of his country's secret nuclear weapons program.

The old man betrayed his Jewish neighbors to the Nazis.

The morning light in her face really betrayed her age.

She betrayed my confidence by reading my private diary and then talking about it with friends.

A Basque proverb suggests that a face that never laughs betrays an evil heart.

An Italian proverb notes that if someone betrays you once, it's his fault, but if he betrays you twice, it's your fault.

A Spanish proverb notes that love, pain, and money cannot be kept secret. They soon betray themselves.

Judith Rossner once said that it is easier to betray than to remain loyal.

Isaac Bashevis Singer once observed that when you betray someone else, you also betray yourself.

Anne Frank and her family hid from the Gestapo for over two years before finally being betrayed and sent to a concentration camp.

Judas Iscariot betrayed Jesus Christ with a kiss on the cheek.


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