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perfidious

Saltos de línea: per|fidi¦ous
Pronunciación: /pəˈfɪdɪəs
 
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Definición de perfidious en inglés:

adjetivo

literary
Deceitful and untrustworthy: a perfidious lover
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • She is indifferent, negligent, unfeeling, untrustworthy, and perfidious.
  • If anyone in history has ever emitted a bigger pile of oozing, sanctimonious, unctuous, fetid, perfidious, malodorous offal than this, I'd like to know what it could possibly be.
  • The cause of these antinomies is language, for language, being a useful tool, is also a self-locking instrument - and at the same time a perfidious one, since it tells nothing about when it becomes a pitfall itself.
Sinónimos

Origen

late 16th century: from Latin perfidiosus, from perfidia 'treachery'.

Derivados

perfidiously

1
adverbio

perfidiousness

2
sustantivo
Example sentences
  • It was designed to show ‘the tyranny and perfidiousness exercised by the powerful members of the community against those who are less privileged than themselves’.

Words that rhyme with perfidious

fastidious, hideous, insidious, invidious

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