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Grave AccusationPlay
Calling someone a traitor is very serious and can offend or anger. SlideThey branded him a traitor, creating a wave of public fury.
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Historical ContextPlay
In history, traitors are often executed or exiled, showing its severity. SlideFamous traitors in history faced grave consequences for their actions.
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Legal TermPlay
In law, 'traitor' may relate to 'treason', a criminal act against one's country. SlideThe court tried the accused as a traitor under the charge of treason.