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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

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

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

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

I've had great pleasure meeting the likes of Newt Gingrich and having a chat with the fellow on a staircase. I found him completely dishonest and totally likeable, because he doesn't care! He knows what a politician is, and he's a perfect embodiment of one.
John Lydon

In both religion and science, some people are dishonest, exploitative, incompetent and exhibit other human failings.
Rupert Sheldrake
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Dishonest Translations

dishonest in German is unehrlich
dishonest in Italian is disonesto
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