- adj. 奸诈的，叛逆的，背叛的；危险的；不牢靠的
TEM8 GRE TOEFL
1. trick => treacherous.
- treacherous (adj.)
- early 14c., from Old French trecheros, tricheros "deceitful" (12c.), from trecheor, tricheor "cheat, deceiver, liar, impostor, trickster," agent noun from trechier, trichier "to cheat, trick" (see trick (n.)). Figuratively, of things, from c. 1600. Related: Treacherously; treacherousness. Middle English had treacher "deceiver, cheat, traitor."
- 1. The President spoke of the treacherous intentions of the enemy.
- 2. A storm has made roads treacherous and knocked out power.
- 3. The current of the river is fast flowing and treacherous.
- 4. He publicly left the party and denounced its treacherous leaders.
- 5. They made the treacherous journey across stormy seas in rotten boats.
[ treacherous 造句 ]