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1. Characterized by or causing dishonor or discredit.
2. Lacking integrity; unprincipled.

dis·hon′or·a·ble·ness n.
dis·hon′or·a·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dishonorableness - the quality of not deserving honor or respect
unrighteousness - failure to adhere to moral principles; "forgave us our sins and cleansed us of all unrighteousness"
ignobility, ignobleness - the quality of being ignoble
sleaziness - morally dishonorable; "an embarrassing sleaziness that I hope will be corrected by the more ethical newspapers"
disreputability, disreputableness, unrespectability - dishonorableness by virtue of lacking respectability or a good reputation
honorableness, honourableness - the quality of deserving honor or respect; characterized by honor


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The theory was originally formed by Adam Smith who explicated that "'The wages of labourers vary with the ease or hardship, the cleanliness or dirtiness, the honorableness or dishonorableness of the employment." Economists have developed statistical models to realise the difference in workers' productivity and different component of job by unraveling wage-risk trade-off from other factors affecting wages.
one's desires was the height of dishonorableness, the Enlightenment
[T]he wages of labor vary with the ease or hardship, the honorableness or dishonorableness of employment.