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Synonyms for dishonour

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dishonor, dishonour(noun)

    a state of shame or disgrace

    "he was resigned to a life of dishonor"

    Synonyms:
    dishonor

  2. dishonor, dishonour(verb)

    lacking honor or integrity

    Synonyms:
    dishonor

  3. dishonor, disgrace, dishonour, attaint, shame(verb)

    bring shame or dishonor upon

    "he dishonored his family by committing a serious crime"

    Synonyms:
    violate, put down, discredit, dishonor, demean, ravish, attaint, take down, outrage, assault, rape, shame, disgrace, degrade

  4. rape, ravish, violate, assault, dishonor, dishonour, outrage(verb)

    force (someone) to have sex against their will

    "The woman was raped on her way home at night"

    Synonyms:
    snipe, delight, set on, ravish, scandalise, offend, enthrall, profane, scandalize, disgrace, plunder, desecrate, lash out, transgress, shame, assail, enthral, round, appal, attack, enrapture, despoil, dishonor, transport, breach, rape, attaint, violate, infract, shock, outrage, appall, assault, break, enchant, go against, spoil

  5. dishonor, dishonour(verb)

    refuse to accept

    "dishonor checks and drafts"

    Synonyms:
    violate, dishonor, ravish, attaint, outrage, assault, rape, shame, disgrace

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    dishonor, disgrace, discredit, shame, defilement

How to pronounce dishonour?

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Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to say dishonour in sign language?

  1. dishonour

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How to use dishonour in a sentence?

  1. William Shakespeare:

    Since Cleopatra died, I have liv'd in such dishonour that the gods Detest my baseness.

  2. Henry Beston:

    Do no dishonour to the earth least you dishonour the spirit of man.

  3. Lord Alfred Tennyson:

    His honour rooted in dishonour stood, And faith unfaithful kept him falsely true.

  4. Winston Churchill:

    You were given the choice between war and dishonour. You chose dishonour, and you will have war.


Translations for dishonour

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • позор, срамBulgarian
  • zostuditCzech
  • Schande, schändenGerman
  • malhonorigi, malhonoroEsperanto
  • deshonrarSpanish
  • déshonorer, déshonneurFrench
  • deshonoroIdo
  • disonorare, disonoreItalian
  • ignominiaLatin
  • kaipirau, hōnorekoreMāori
  • skam, vanæreNorwegian
  • hańbaPolish
  • desonra, desonrarPortuguese
  • осрами́ть, позо́р, бесче́стить, опозо́рить, бесче́стие, позо́рить, срами́ть, срам, обесче́ститьRussian
  • அவமானத்தையும்Tamil

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