dishonest

All Adjective Noun Verb
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  • Small men are more likely to fall into dishonest ways than big men. Cited from The Mirrors of Downing Street, by Harold Begbie
  • He said he would never sell them because he thought that would be dishonest.
  • Even if you were not actually dishonest they would see you would want it for your son. Cited from Robin, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • It is also said he told his people to stop being dishonest in their daily activities.
  • Most of us might be very glad if we had really never done anything much more dishonest. Cited from Abraham Lincoln, by Lord Charnwood
  • If you are dishonest, then God help the boy and God help you! Cited from The Black Wolf Pack, by Dan Beard
  • Very likely he would think A was a hard man and perhaps a dishonest one. Cited from Up To Date Business, by Various
  • You see, he's human, and no more dishonest than the rest of us. Cited from The Man in the Twilight, by Ridgwell Cullum
  • I never have done anything dishonest since, and I never will again. Cited from Certain Success, by Norval A. Hawkins
  • He says it might lead to more delay if they are in dishonest hands. Cited from "Us", by Mary Louisa S. Molesworth (AKA: Mrs. Molesworth)
  • She held my dishonest account in her hand and quietly dropped it into the fire. Cited from Dross, by Henry Seton Merriman
  • Some have been dishonest, in order, as they claimed, to do the more good. Cited from The Arena, Vol. 4, No. 20, July, 1891, ed. by B.O. FLower
  • They do a mean, dishonest thing and then they lie about it. Cited from A Little Girl in Old Detroit, by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  • He is to be allowed to be dishonest to my girl because he is a gentleman! Cited from The Claverings, by Anthony Trollope
  • He is later revealed to be a dishonest police officer in the Washington area.
  • They often had a great deal of money, which was, no doubt, obtained through dishonest means. Cited from The Gipsies' Advocate, by James Crabb
  • It was at home the son learned to be dishonest, and he learned it from his mother! Cited from Choice Readings for the Home Circle, by Anonymous
  • He said that he had lost jobs twice because he had refused to be dishonest.
  • He was dishonest, too, and thought nothing of taking things that belonged to others. Cited from The Laughing Prince, Jugoslav Folk and Fairy Tales, by Parker Fillmore
  • It was a dishonest mode of getting money, as no original writing was given. Cited from Paris: With Pen and Pencil, by David W. Bartlett
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Words starting with dishonest

Meaning of dishonest

  • adjective Deceptive or fraudulent; disposed to cheat or defraud or deceive