dishonorable

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

Definition of dishonorable

  1. 1 :  lacking honor :  shameful dishonorable conduct

  2. 2 archaic :  not honored

dishonorableness

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dishonorably

play \-blē\ adverb

Examples of dishonorable in a sentence

  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 English Language Learners

dishonorable

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

Definition of dishonorable for English Language Learners

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


DISHONORABLE Defined for Kids

dishonorable

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

Definition of dishonorable for Students

  1. :  shameful dishonorable conduct

dishonorably

\-blē\ adverb


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