dishonorable discharge

Definition of dishonorable discharge

  1. :  the ending of a person's service to the military because of unacceptable behavior Her military career ended with a dishonorable discharge.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  lacking honor :  shameful

    :  not honored

  1. :  to relieve of a charge, load, or burden:

    :  unload

    :  to release from an obligation

  1. :  the act of relieving of something that oppresses :  release

    :  something that discharges or releases

    :  a certification of release or payment

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