Definition of Quisling

1. Noun. Someone who collaborates with an enemy occupying force.

Exact synonyms: Collaborationist, Collaborator
Generic synonyms: Traitor, Treasonist
Derivative terms: Collaboration, Collaborationism, Collaborate



Definition of Quisling

1. Noun. (pejorative) A traitor who collaborates with the enemy. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Quisling

1. a traitor who aids the invaders of his country [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Quisling

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quirky
quirky subject
quirky subjects
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quirkyalones
quirn
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quirpele
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quirt
quirted
quirting
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quisle
quisling (current term)
quislingism
quislingisms
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quism
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quisqualate
quisqualate receptor
quisqualic acid
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quissets
quist
quists
quit
quit-rent

Literary usage of Quisling

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1. In Quisling's Shadow: The Memoirs of Vidkun Quisling's First Wife, Alexandra by Alexandra Andreevna Voronine Yourieff, W. George Yourieff, Kirsten A. Seaver (2007)
"This would be far better, according to him, than for quisling to return to his desk at the General Staff.2 Already a week before he wrote this, ..."

2. The Eizenstat Report and Related Issues Concerning United States and Allied edited by James A. Leach (1999)
"quisling did come from Norway. And it is true, however, that 500000 Norwegians fought in the resistance against quisling. Today those who fought against ..."

3. The Annals of Albany by Joel Munsell (1859)
"Mrs. E. Bronk, Miss M. Ten Eyck, Mr. A. Van quisling, Mrs. A. Van quisling, Mrs. A. Wetmore. Wm. Frisbee, Catharine Van Rensselaer, Mary Abell. ..."

4. Norway by Gerhard Lemmer, Elke Frey, Helga Rahe (2001)
"... and the Nazi puppet governor quisling nominally took power. ... organized the resistance against quisling and against the occupying forces, ..."

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