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Definition of Dishonest

Dishonest

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

Dishonest Quotations

Me, I'm dishonest, and you can always trust a dishonest man to be dishonest. Honestly, it's the honest ones you have to watch out for.
Johnny Depp

The most dangerous man to any government is the man who is able to think things out... without regard to the prevailing superstitions and taboos. Almost inevitably he comes to the conclusion that the government he lives under is dishonest, insane, intolerable.
H. L. Mencken

To believe in something, and not to live it, is dishonest.
Mahatma Gandhi

To speak ill of others is a dishonest way of praising ourselves. Nothing is often a good thing to say, and always a clever thing to say.
Will Durant

There is a quality even meaner than outright ugliness or disorder, and this meaner quality is the dishonest mask of pretended order, achieved by ignoring or suppressing the real order that is struggling to exist and to be served.
Jane Jacobs
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Dishonest Translations

dishonest in German is unehrlich
dishonest in Italian is disonesto
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