Traitorous vs Traitorly - What's the difference?

traitorous | traitorly |


As adjectives the difference between traitorous and traitorly

is that traitorous is characteristic of a traitor; disloyal while traitorly is like a traitor; traitorous.

As an adverb traitorly is

(label) traitorously.

traitorous

English

Alternative forms

* traitourous (obsolete)

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Characteristic of a traitor; disloyal
  • (legal) Constituting treason; treasonable or seditious
  • traitorly

    English

    Alternative forms

    * traitourly (obsolete)

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Like a traitor; traitorous.
  • Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • (label) Traitorously.
  • *:
  • *:But wete ye wel whan ye are past this lodgynge / I shalle hurte you and I may / for ye slewe my fader traitourly / But fyrst for the loue of my lord sir Tor / and for the loue of sir Lamorak the honourable Knyght that here is lodged ye shal haue none ylle lodgynge / For hit is pyte that euer ye shold be in the company of good Knyghtes