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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Disloyal  \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. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  disloyal 
  adj  1:  showing  lack  of  love  for  your  country  [syn:  {unpatriotic}] 
  [ant:  {patriotic}] 
  2:  deserting  your  allegiance  or  duty  to  leader  or  cause  or 
  principle;  "disloyal  aides  revealed  his  indiscretions  to 
  the  papers"  [ant:  {loyal}] 




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