"dishonest" Definition

  1. a. Dishonorable; shameful; indecent; unchaste; lewd.
  2. a. Dishonored; disgraced; disfigured.
  3. a. Wanting in honesty; void of integrity; faithless; disposed to cheat or defraud; not trustworthy; as, a dishonest man.
  4. a. Characterized by fraud; indicating a want of probity; knavish; fraudulent; unjust.
  5. v. t. To disgrace; to dishonor; as, to dishonest a maid.

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Position in dictionary: 28479 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a., a., a., a., v. t.,
Words that start with "dishonest": 3
Words that end with "dishonest": 1
Words that contain "dishonest": 3
Next words in dictionary: dishonestly, dishonesty, dishonor, dishonorable, dishonorary
Previous words in dictionary: dishing, dishfuls, dishful, dishevelling, dishevelled

English Dictionary Definition of dishonest

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