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dishonorable

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adjective dis·hon·or·able \(ˌ)dis-ˈä-nə-rə-bəl, -ˈä-nər-bəl\

Simple Definition of dishonorable

  • : not deserving honor or respect : not morally or socially acceptable

Full Definition of dishonorable

  1. 1 :  lacking honor :  shameful <dishonorable conduct>

  2. 2 archaic :  not honored

dis·hon·or·able·ness noun
dis·hon·or·ably play \-blē\ adverb

Examples of dishonorable

  1. His dishonorable behavior has shamed the family.

  2. <resorted to dishonorable tactics in order to win first place in the science fair>



1534

First Known Use of dishonorable

1534



DISHONORABLE Defined for Kids

dishonorable

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adjective dis·hon·or·able \dis-ˈä-nə-rə-bəl\

Definition of dishonorable

  1. :  shameful <dishonorable conduct>

dis·hon·or·ably \-blē\ adverb




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