1. (New Testament) supposed brother of St. James; one of the Apostles who is invoked in prayer when a situation seems hopeless

Similar word(s): jude, thaddaeus

Definition categories: person

2. (New Testament) the Apostle who betrayed Jesus to his enemies for 30 pieces of silver

Definition categories: person

3. someone who betrays under the guise of friendship

Definition categories: person, betrayer, traitor

4. a one-way peephole in a door

Definition categories: man–made, eyehole, peephole, spyhole