Disloyal vs Treacherous - What's the difference?

disloyal | treacherous |


As adjectives the difference between disloyal and treacherous

is that disloyal is without loyalty; faithless, traitorous while treacherous is exhibiting treachery.

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.

    treacherous

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Exhibiting treachery.
  • Deceitful; inclined to betray.
  • Unreliable; dangerous.
  • a treacherous mountain trail

    Antonyms

    * (exhibiting treachery) loyal