dishonourable

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dishonourable

(dɪsˈɒnərəbəl; -ˈɒnrəbəl) or

dishonorable

adj
1. characterized by or causing dishonour or discredit
2. having little or no integrity; unprincipled
disˈhonourableness, disˈhonorableness n
disˈhonourably, disˈhonorably adv
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.dishonourable - lacking honor or integrity; deserving dishonor; "dishonorable in thought and deed"
inglorious - not bringing honor and glory; "some mute inglorious Milton here may rest"
dishonest, dishonorable - deceptive or fraudulent; disposed to cheat or defraud or deceive
unjust - violating principles of justice; "unjust punishment"; "an unjust judge"; "an unjust accusation"
ignoble - completely lacking nobility in character or quality or purpose; "something cowardly and ignoble in his attitude"; "I think it a less evil that some criminals should escape than that the government should play an ignoble part"- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
disreputable - lacking respectability in character or behavior or appearance
unworthy - lacking in value or merit; "dispel a student whose conduct is deemed unworthy"; "unworthy of forgiveness"
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dishonourable

U.S. dishonorable
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Translations
شائِن، مُخْزٍ، مُعيب
nečestný
skamfuldvanærende
becstelenszégyenteljes
smánarlegur, svívirîilegur

dishonourable

dishonorable (US) [dɪsˈɒnərəbl] ADJdeshonroso
dishonourable discharge (US) (Mil) → baja f por conducta deshonrosa
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dishonourable

[dɪsˈɒnərəbəl] (British) dishonorable (US) adj (= disreputable) [person] → sans honneur; [behaviour] → déshonorant(e)dishonourable discharge (British) dishonorable discharge (US) nrenvoi m (de l'armée) pour manquement à l'honneur
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dishonourable

, (US) dishonorable
adjunehrenhaft; it was dishonourable of him to do thates war unehrenhaft, dass er das getan hat
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dishonourable

dishonorable (Am) [dɪsˈɒnrəbl] adjdisonorevole
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dishonour

(disˈonə) (American) dishonor noun
disgrace; shame.
dishonourable , (American) dishonorable adjectivedishonourably adverb , (American) dishonorably verb
to cause shame to. You have dishonoured your family by your actions!
disˈhonourable adjective
a dishonourable action.
disˈhonourably adverb
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