: lacking honor : shameful <dishonorable conduct>
archaic : not honored
— dis·hon·or·able·ness noun
— dis·hon·or·ably \-blē\ adverb
Examples of DISHONORABLE
- His dishonorable behavior has shamed the family.
- <resorted to dishonorable tactics in order to win first place in the science fair>
First Known Use of DISHONORABLE
Related to DISHONORABLE
- base, contemptible, currish, despicable, detestable, dirty, ignoble, execrable, ignominious, low, low-down, low-minded, mean, nasty, paltry, snide, sordid, vile, wretched
- high, high-minded, honorable, lofty, noble, straight, upright, venerable, virtuous
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