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Meaning of DISLOYAL

Pronunciation:  dis'loyul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  deserting your allegiance or duty to leader or cause or principle; "disloyal aides revealed his indiscretions to the papers"
  2. [adj]  showing lack of love for your country
 

DISLOYAL is a 8 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: awol, faithless, insurgent, mutinous, rebel(a), rebelling(a), rebellious, recreant, renegade, seditious, subversive, traitorous, treasonable, treasonous, un-American, unfaithful
 
 Antonyms: loyal, patriotic
 
 See Also: disloyal, unpatriotic

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dis*loy"al\, a. [Pref. dis- + loyal: cf. OF. desloial,
desleal, F. d['e]loyal. See {Loyal}.]
Not loyal; not true to a sovereign or lawful superior, or to
the government under which one lives; false where allegiance
is due; faithless; as, a subject disloyal to the king; a
husband disloyal to his wife.

      Without a thought disloyal.              --Mrs.
                                               Browning.

Syn: Disobedient; faithless; untrue; treacherous; perfidious;
     dishonest; inconstant; disaffected.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: alienated, apostate, collaborative, deceitful, derelict, disaffected, estranged, faithless, false, fickle, heretical, inconstant, not true to, of bad faith, perfidious, recreant, renegade, subversive, tergiversant, tergiversating, traitorous, treacherous, treasonable, treasonous, trothless, unfaithful, unloyal, unsteadfast, untrue, untrustworthy
 

 

 

 

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