how to pronounce treason


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treason is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of treason in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… the passage of the treason act of 1842 …”

meanings of treason


  1. An act of treachery, betrayal of trust or confidence.
  2. The crime of betraying one's own country.

treason frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word treason occurs in english on average 3.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics treason can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that treason can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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