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Meaning of word dishonour from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

dishonour   noun

Meaning : A state of shame or disgrace.

Example : He was resigned to a life of dishonor.

Synonyms : dishonor

The state of being honored.

honor, honour, laurels

Meaning : Lacking honor or integrity.

Synonyms : dishonor

The quality of being honorable and having a good name.

A man of honor.
honor, honour

dishonour   verb

Meaning : Bring shame or dishonor upon.

Example : He dishonored his family by committing a serious crime.

Synonyms : attaint, disgrace, dishonor, shame

Bestow honor or rewards upon.

Today we honor our soldiers.
The scout was rewarded for courageous action.
honor, honour, reward

Meaning : Force (someone) to have sex against their will.

Example : The woman was raped on her way home at night.

Synonyms : assault, dishonor, outrage, rape, ravish, violate

Meaning : Refuse to accept.

Example : Dishonor checks and drafts.

Synonyms : dishonor

Accept as pay.

We honor checks and drafts.
honor, honour