backstabber


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backstabber

One who attacks or betrays someone in a deceitful, underhanded, or treacherous way. He proved to be a backstabber in business, assaulting the character of his competition to get ahead in the game. I thought Mary was my friend, but then she said those mean things behind my back. She turned out to be nothing but a backstabber.
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The bland backstabber will surely be one of the two most voted-for eviction candidates but may, depending on who she is up against, have enough support within the house to carry on boring viewers for another week at least.
In fact, he thinks she'd be a good foil for backstabber Kipp (Zachary Levi), an assistant producer chockful of sarcasm and huge insults, and Lydia (Andrea Parker), a shallow, beautiful up-and-comer who thought the position would be hers.
I'm talking about the backstabber, the deceptive person, the liar -- you can't have that.
It's not just coincidence, however, that Warren Christopher is not known as a leaker or Clinton backstabber.
Wyncotte notes that Rumor World also was hurt by stiff competition from such glossy, upscale magazines as House & Innuendo, Backstabber World, Car & Hearsay and Mature Liar.
Now we learn one of the show's biggest fans is chief Brexiteer and Boris Johnson backstabber Michael Gove, with the Tory MP tweeting: "Mrs Brown's Boys #puregenius".
She called Kris a backstabber who does not know how to treat anyone correctly.
Quanico said that Dimaano put a Yahoo Messenger conversation between them on her blog she titled "Meet My Backstabber Friend" but "edited" her chat name into "Jopay.
After arriving in Hollywood and giving a deserved comeuppance to a backstabber, he realizes that Tinsel Town is not the place he thought, and hoped, it would be.
Among the figures slammed by Hariri is former Lebanese prime minister Najeeb Mekaty whom he describes as a backstabber.
Louis Post-Dispatch columnist Bernie Miklasz by Samir Suleiman, the Rams' director of football operations, after Miklasz wrote that Rams executives should support Martz instead of backstabbing him: ``Tell your source that I'm not a backstabber, I'm a (expletive) throat slasher, and he'll know the difference before it's all said and done.
Many months later, Charlie tracks down the backstabber to the Los Angeles hills, where he plans to steal the gold back with the aid of sexy safecracker Stella (Charlize Theron).
One source told US Weekly: "Prince has massive fights with Paris and calls her a backstabber for getting to know 'that' woman.
However, Prince felt betrayed and had massive fights with her and called her a backstabber for getting to know Rowe.
But Barry isn't the only backstabber and we see under-pressure Jamie taking a swipe at openly gay Greek Panos Zametakis.