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

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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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