Although Prince Vasili listened reluctantly and not very politely to the elderly lady, even betraying some impatience, she gave him an ingratiating and appealing smile, and took his hand that he might not go away.
Spiders of various families will, when alarmed, lie absolutely still with legs tucked up and allow themselves to be pushed and rolled, and handled in various ways without betraying that they are alive by the slightest movement.
You were exposed to the upper-class circles long enough to know that even betraying you I've been kinder than most.
This well-meaning attempt at reconciliation, betraying as it did no very deep understanding of the question, came to nothing.
He assisted the Franconian family of the Conradines in its feud with the Babenbergs, and was accused of betraying Adalbert, count of Babenberg, to death.
She was wrestling with herself over something, and he suspected it was the decision she was trying to make about betraying him.
I hesitate to say these things, but it is not because of the subject--I care not how obscene my words are--but because I cannot speak of them without betraying my impurity.
We will build an army unlike any that has ever existed, and we will use it to seek revenge on your father for betraying you and her.
The Revolution was a grand thing! continued Monsieur Pierre, betraying by this desperate and provocative proposition his extreme youth and his wish to express all that was in his mind.
Why should I be upset at betraying you? she demanded.