betrayed etymology

English word betrayed comes from English -ed, English betray

Detailed word origin of betrayed

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-ed English (eng) Used to form past participles of (regular) verbs. See -en and -t for variants. Used to form past tenses of (regular) verbs. In linguistics, it is used for the base form of any past form. See -t for a variant. Used to form adjectives from nouns, in the sense of having the object represented by the noun.. As an extension of the above, when used along with an adjective preceding the noun, [...]
betray English (eng) To deliver into the hands of an enemy by treachery or fraud, in violation of trust; to give up treacherously or faithlessly. To disclose or discover, for example something which prudence would conceal; to reveal unintentionally. To lead astray; to seduce (as under promise of marriage) and then abandon.. To mislead; to expose to inconvenience not foreseen to lead into error or sin.. To prove [...]
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Words with the same origin as betrayed

Descendants of -ed
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