"dishonesty" Definition

  1. n. Dishonor; dishonorableness; shame.
  2. n. Want of honesty, probity, or integrity in principle; want of fairness and straightforwardness; a disposition to defraud, deceive, or betray; faithlessness.
  3. n. Violation of trust or of justice; fraud; any deviation from probity; a dishonest act.
  4. n. Lewdness; unchastity.

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Position in dictionary: 28481 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., n., n.,
Words that start with "dishonesty": 1
Words that end with "dishonesty": 1
Words that contain "dishonesty": 1
Next words in dictionary: dishonor, dishonorable, dishonorary, dishonored, dishonorer
Previous words in dictionary: dishonestly, dishonest, dishing, dishfuls, dishful

English Dictionary Definition of dishonesty

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