Definition of Dishonesty

1. Noun. The quality of being dishonest.




2. Noun. Lack of honesty; acts of lying or cheating or stealing.

Definition of Dishonesty

1. n. Dishonor; dishonorableness; shame.

Definition of Dishonesty

1. Noun. The characteristic or condition of being dishonest. ¹

2. Noun. An act which is fraudulent or otherwise dishonest. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Dishonesty

1. [n -TIES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dishonesty

dishily
dishiness
dishing
dishing out
dishing up
dishings
dishlike
dishome
dishomed
dishomes
dishoming
dishonest
dishonesties
dishonestly
dishonestness
dishonesty (current term)
dishonnour
dishonor
dishonor'd
dishonorable
dishonorable discharge
dishonorableness
dishonorably
dishonorary
dishonored
dishonorer
dishonorers
dishonorest
dishonoreth
dishonoring

Literary usage of Dishonesty

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1. American Educational Monthly (1865)
"THE dishonesty OF TEACHERS. HERE it is in type—tlio dishonesty of teachers! The words mean more than they may seem to imply. Tlio "soft impeachment" is not ..."

2. A Treatise on Judicial Evidence by Jeremy Bentham, Etienne Dumont (1825)
"As instances of dishonesty are comparatively rare, they excite more attention ... Exclusion on account of dishonesty. After the consideration of interest, ..."

3. Rights, Remedies, and Practice, at Law, in Equity, and Under the Codes: A by John Davison Lawson (1890)
"Guaranty Insurance — Insurance against dishonesty and Negligence.—There is a species of insurance of modern date in England, and of more recent date in this ..."

4. The History of Rome by Wilhelm Ihne (1871)
"It now became evident that the apparently self-denying dishonesty patriotism of which, two years before, several large capital- pont^.an ists had made an ..."

5. Laws of Business for All the States and Territories of the Union and the by Theophilus Parsons (1909)
".NSURANCE AGAINST ACCIDENT, DISEASE, AND dishonesty OF SERVANTS. ... A loss ensued from the dishonesty of the secretary, and it appeared to have been made ..."

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