Treasonable Trea"son*a*ble, a. Pertaining to treason; consisting of treason; involving the crime of treason, or partaking of its guilt. [1913 Webster]

Most men's heads had been intoxicated with imaginations of plots and treasonable practices. --Clarendon. [1913 Webster]

Syn: Treacherous; traitorous; perfidious; insidious. [1913 Webster] --{Trea"son*a*ble*ness}, n. -- {Trea"son*a*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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