How to use Traitors in a sentence
You can tell me who the traitors are.
Or maybe he just wanted her out of the house so he could kill the traitors.
He counted a total of seven missing, including the three known traitors.
I have a knack for spotting traitors.
Kris was silent for a moment before saying slowly, "Kiki said I always had a penchant for traitors."Advertisement
I'm claiming my rightful place as the Black God, and I'll do it without traitors like you and Jenn at my side.
Xander went through a familiar routine, one he used on traitors.
On the Loth Tyler seized Canterbury, sacked the palace of Archbishop Sudbury, the chancellor, and beheaded three citizens as "traitors."
These men he denounced as traitors; but a band of youthful enthusiasts encouraged their leader in his revolutionary course.
However, he received the news of the massacre of St Bartholomew (23rd of August 1572) with joy, and publicly celebrated the event, having been led to believe, according to his apologists, that France had been miraculously delivered, and that the Huguenots had suffered justly as traitors.Advertisement
He demanded the formation of a revolutionary army, and preached the extermination of all traitors.
He was burnt simply because he could not change his religion with the law and would not pretend that he could; and his execution is a complete refutation of the idea that Mary only persecuted heretics because and when they were traitors.
He had generally no difficulty in gathering a following, and those who embraced his service were held bound to accompany him to the end, any who drew back being regarded as traitors.
The secret of the raid was sold by the brother of Angus, Sir George Douglas, and by other traitors.
Henry II., who disliked him, called him the "son of two traitors."Advertisement
The official account (untrustworthy in details) is the True and Perfect Relation of the Whole Proceedings against the late most Barbarous Traitors (1606), reprinted by Bishop Barlow of Lincoln as The Gunpowder Treason (1679).
The story may be an attempt to account for the Tarpeian rock being chosen as the place of execution of traitors.
But it must not be forgotten that there was also a tinge of purely political discontent about the rising; the insurgents everywhere proclaimed their intention to destroy traitors, of whom the most generally condemned were the chancellor, Archbishop Sudbury, and the treasurer, Sir Robert Hailes, the two persons most responsible For the levy of the poll-tax.
They announced their intention of executing all traitors, seizing the person of the king, and setting Up a new government for the realm.
The government, however, did not venture to carry out the grim sentence which the law still applied to traitors, and introduced an act enabling it to commute the death penalty to transportation.Advertisement
All who rejected his ideal were corrupt; all who resented his ascendancy were traitors.
On the 8th Thermidor (26th of July) Robespierre addressed the Convention, deploring the invectives against himself and the Revolutionary Tribunal and demanding the purification of the committees and the punishment of traitors.
De mades moved the decree of the Assembly by which Demosthenes, Hypereides, and some others were condemned to death as traitors.
Pietro Della Vigna, accused of treasonable designs, was disgraced; and the once all-powerful favourite and minister, blinded now and in rags, was dragged in the emperor's train, as a warning to traitors, till in despair he dashed out his brains.
I would agree not to slaughter your Guardians and declare a ceasefire for thirty days, if you will agree to help me root out the traitors in my own organization.Advertisement
One of my experienced Guardians will join you and help you root out the traitors.
His thoughts returned to the Watcher, and he wondered just how many of his problems were caused by traitors influenced somehow by the beings coaching Czerno.
The plan to identify traitors made sense, as ugly as it was.
We found an Oracle, executed some traitors, chased down bad guys, hosted the Quarterly, and are evac-ing soon.
All obediently requested quick deaths, and he granted them, tossing their souls into the lake instead of crushing them to send them to Hell, which was the usual fate for the souls of traitors.Advertisement
Eventually, he'd reveal the fate that awaited traitors and order her to fight him.
He saw past-Death handle traitors but never expected he'd have one in his midst, a few months on the job.
It was the Yirkins' first venture into their system, and they'd chosen Anshan, aided by traitors within his father's government who were wooed with the promise of ruling their own planet.
Collaborators were judged to be traitors to France rather than French fascists.
Introduce traitors into his country, that the government policy may be rendered futile.Advertisement
To some, these men were traitors, to others they became heroes.
Traitors and spies had to be endlessly unmasked and fed to the never satiated gulag.
Within its shade we'll live and die, Tho cowards flinch and traitors sneer, We'll keep the red flag flying here.
The grateful traitors of these groups then took the lead in dissolving the embryonic soviets, the Anti-Fascist Militia Committees.
Traitor's gate is a river entrance, where the heads of traitor's gate is a river entrance, where the heads of traitors were put on spikes.Advertisement
It looked a bit like the tower of london, so we discussed traitors and elizabeth the first in a low key way.
Four national traitors were killed during special target operations, said the Chechen Command spokesman.
The other traitors, who were relieved to have escaped detection, also were thus motivated to fight harder.
The Italian socialist Party however repudiated these social traitors.
The puppets allege that there have been no victims among invaders and local traitors in the blast.Advertisement
And thus they are traitors enough to betray even their own treachery.
War without pity or mercy; that the traitors may know that they must not trifle with the sentiment of a people.
He formed a league with the primate Prazmowski and other traitors to dethrone the king; when (1670) the plot was discovered and participation in it repudiated by Louis XIV., the traitors sought the help of the elector of Brandenburg against their own justly indignant countrymen.
Two years later the same traitors again conspired against the king, at the very time when the Turks had defeated Sobieski's unsupported lieutenant, Luzecki, at Czertwertyworska and captured the fortress of Kamieniec (KamenetzPodolskiy), the key of south-eastern Poland, while Lemberg was only saved by the valour of Elias Lancki.
It speaks well for the patriotic devotion and discipline of her commons that Athens, weakened by plague and military disasters, should have withstood for so long the blows of her numerous enemies from without, and the damage inflicted by traitors within her walls (see Antiphon, Theramenes).Advertisement
This mission, on one side, carried on an active propaganda against Elizabeth in favour of Spain; and on the other, among the true missionaries, was marked with devoted zeal and heroism even to the ghastly death of traitors.
As in the case of the casket letters, it is alleged that forgery was employed to interpolate sufficient evidence of Mary's complicity in a design of which it is thought credible that she was kept in ignorance by the traitors and murderers who had enrolled themselves in her service, - that one who pensioned the actual murderer of Murray and a would-be murderer of Elizabeth was incapable of approving what her keen and practised intelligence was too blunt and torpid to anticipate as inevitable and inseparable from the general design.
Llewelyn's brother, now David III., designated by the English " the last survivor of that race of traitors," for a few months defied the English forces amongst the fastnesses of Snowdon, but ere long he was captured, tried as a disloyal English baron by a parliament at Shrewsbury, and finally executed under circumstances of great barbarity on the 3rd of October 1283.
The top of Pentelicus commands a view over the plain of Marathon, and from it the Athenian traitors gave the signal to the Persians by a flashing shield on the day of the battle.
May the devil take them--the traitors!
Traitor 's Gate is a river entrance, where the heads of traitors were put on spikes.
The Italian Socialist Party however repudiated these social traitors.
Although many Bajorans saw comfort women as traitors, Nerys' father Taban said Meru was making a great sacrifice for Bajor and she was one of the bravest people he knew.
These radicals are considered dangerous traitors to their species, but their numbers are growing.
While many pictures of the uniforms of the Vichy police exist, it is somewhat difficult to get primary sources as the Vichy are considered by most to be traitors to their country.
Who better to weed out traitors than the one who could see them for what they were?
At least he'd know who the traitors were by the end of the night.
Eight traitors in the week he'd been shut out of the underworld.
Imprecations uttered by Lucien against the brigands and traitors in the pay of England decided the grenadiers of the Council to march against the deputies whom it was their special duty to protect.
With the co-operation of the Indians under their chief Saturiba he captured Fort San Mateo in the spring of 1568, and on the spot where the garrison of Fort Caroline had been executed, he hanged his Spanish prisoners, inscribing on a tablet of pine the words, " I do this not as unto Spaniards but as to traitors, robbers and murderers."
Of the gates, called Bars, the best specimen is Micklegate Bar on the S.W., where the heads of traitors were formerly exposed.
It was by no means his last encounter with Norman traitors, but for the moment the victory gave him an assured position.
At one end is a statue of Ferdinand VII., at the other a monument to 63 Cubans executed by the Spanish Government as traitors for bearing arms in the cause of independence.
In 1537 he condemned to death as traitors the Lincolnshire and the Yorkshire rebels.
Native Christians were stigmatized as traitors, " followers of the foreign devils."
Morton, with Angus, attacked the Hamiltons, whose chiefs fled the country, accompanied by the worst of traitors, Sir James Balfour.
Not as heretics, by burning, but as traitors, by hanging, drawing and quartering.
They were both seized, tried and condemned as traitors, and were executed on the 5th of June 1568 in the great square before the town hall at Brussels.
Immediately on the outbreak of the revolution President Balmaceda published a decree declaring Montt and his companions to be traitors, and without delay organized an army of some 40,000 men for the suppression of the insurrectionary movement.
They further declared that all who affirmed that heresy existed in Bohemia were " liars, vile traitors and calumniators of Bohemia and Moravia, the worst of all heretics, full of all evil, sons of the devil."
On the 30th of June Sir Henry Lawrence ordered a reconnaissance in force from Lucknow, which met the enemy at Chinhat; but the native sepoys and artillerymen turned traitors, and Sir Henry was forced to retreat to the residency, where the siege now began.
They fought long and bitterly, nor was this to be marvelled at, for Henry had a custom of executing as traitors all who withstood him, and those who had once defied him did well to fight to the last gasp, in order to avoid the block or the halter.
But in the winter of 1494-1495 the traitors were themselves betrayed, and a large number of arrests were made, including not only Lord Fitzwaiter and a number of well-known knights of Yorkist families, but Sir William Stanley, the kings chamberlain, who had been rewarded with enormous gifts for his good service at Bosworth, and was reckoned one of the chief supports of the throne.
But there were traitors among the Tower officials whom they suborned to help them, and the king was warned of the plot.
Robespierre's enemies called on the Committee of Public Safety to arrest the traitors, but the committee was divided.
Girondins and Jacobins unjustly accused one ar.other of leaving the traitors, the conspirators, the stipendiaries of Coblenz unpunished.
Traitors! cried Rostov unmeaningly in a voice not his own, gripping Karp by the collar.
I cannot track two traitors within my walls.
These murders were committed so promptly and secretly that it is doubtful whether the estates, actually in session at the same place, knew what had been done when, on the 26th of May, under violent pressure from Goran Persson, they signed a document declaring that all the accused gentlemen under detention had acted like traitors, and confirming all sentences already passed or that might be passed upon them.
On the 28th of July a decree of the Convention proscribed, as traitors and enemies of their country, twenty-one deputies, the final list of those sent for trial comprising the names of Antiboul, Boilleau the younger, Boyer-Fonfrede, Brissot, Carra, Duchastel, the younger Ducos, Dufriche de Valaze, Duprat, Fauchet, Gardien, Gensonne, Lacaze, Lasource, Lauze-Deperret, Lehardi, Lesterpt-Beauvais, the elder Minvielle, Sillery, Vergniaud and Viger, of whom five were deputies from the Gironde.
The Douglases continued to play the part of double traitors; Hertford, in autumn, again devastated the border and burned religious houses (whether he always burned the abbey churches is disputed), but Beaton never lost heart and had some successes.
Yeah. I think our traitors have some influence on that, too.
As for the traitors, I'm offering up my skill set, if you need it.
There was no room for traitors in his ranks, not with his critical mission on the human world and his own mate within striking distance.
She has brought you here, and even though I cannot destroy you traitors, others can.