Transfuge

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Transfuge One who flees from one side to another; hence, a deserter; a turncoat; an apostate.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n transfuge A deserter, in the military sense.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Transfuge trans′fūj a deserter
    • Transfuge Also Transfū′gitive
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. transfuga,; trans, across, over + fugere, to flee