Day-34 (Quisling)

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Word:
Quisling

Status:
Noun

Meaning:
A person who helps an enemy that has taken over their country.

Sentences:
1) The Army Cheif warned that all quislings would be punished without mercy.
2) He had the Quisling owner of the factory arrested.

Origin:
Vudkin Quisling- 1945 Norwegian politician who collaborated with the Nazis.

First use:
1940

Synonyms:
apostate, traitor, snake, back-stabber, double-crosser, double-dealer

Antonyms:
jingoist, loyalist, companion

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