disreputable

All Adjective
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  • I say enough when I tell you that his daughter was a most disreputable character. Cited from The Letters of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, V.1.
  • I could hardly believe my eyes, when I saw him in such disreputable company. Cited from With Wolfe in Canada, by G. A. Henty
  • He ran through a fortune, and fell into most disreputable ways of life. Cited from The Emancipated, by George Gissing
  • It made her feel a strange, different person, rather disreputable and quite unlike herself. Cited from Balloons, by Elizabeth Bibesco
  • He dropped his wings and all in a second made himself look fairly disreputable. Cited from The Burgess Bird Book for Children, T. Burgess
  • It was many years since he had visited low and disreputable places. Cited from Kimono, by John Paris
  • These guests of mine looked most disreputable, and were all powerful young men. Cited from Station Amusements, by Lady Barker
  • Another thing that he found, or rather that found them, was a disreputable yellow dog. Cited from The Lee Shore, by Rose Macaulay
  • I can tell by your tone that you think it was disreputable. Cited from Law-Breakers and Other Stories, by Robert Grant
  • Seeing his wife in such a disreputable state, he tells her he never wants to see her again.
  • The door of the place was opened, and a disreputable looking fellow like themselves admitted them. Cited from Dave Dashaway and his Hydroplane, by Roy Rockwood
  • Could it be possible that this disreputable object was the man whom she had once loved as her husband? Cited from The Gerrard Street Mystery, by John Charles Dent
  • Had any one else applied the disreputable terms he applied to himself there would have been a battle royal. Cited from The Man on the Box, by Harold MacGrath
  • I do hope she has got no disreputable relations hanging onto her. Cited from A Girl in Ten Thousand, by L. T. Meade
  • It was also considered less disreputable to have one "big one" than two small ones. Cited from Combed Out, by Fritz August Voigt [AKA: F.A.V.]
  • The man would soon show himself disreputable enough to make people disbelieve him. Cited from Middlemarch, by George Eliot[#1]
  • She gave up the idea of looking for rooms in this disreputable corner of London. Cited from Sparrows, by Horace W.C. Newte
  • She had always known that there would be something disreputable heard of them sooner or later. Cited from An Eye for an Eye, by Anthony Trollope
  • They found the place a very quiet one, and the street, though poor, not at all disreputable. Cited from Lucy Raymond, by Agnes Maule Machar
  • They were in a wild, disreputable neighborhood, of which the girls remained quite independent. Cited from Making Both Ends Meet, by Sue Ainslie Clark and Edith Wyatt
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Words starting with disreputable

Meaning of disreputable

  • adjective Lacking respectability in character or behavior or appearance