Treasonous vs Disloyal - What's the difference?

treasonous | disloyal |


As adjectives the difference between treasonous and disloyal

is that treasonous is like or in the way of treason while disloyal is without loyalty; faithless, traitorous.

treasonous

English

Adjective

(-)
  • Like or in the way of treason.
  • :His treasonous actions earned Benedict Arnold eternal scorn.
  • Synonyms

    *traitorous

    disloyal

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • without loyalty; faithless, traitorous.
  • * 1623 , , Act i, scene 1,
  • O disloyal thing, That shouldst repair my youth, thou heap'st A year's age on me.