HyperDic: dishonor

English > 5 senses of the word dishonor:
NOUNstatedishonor, dishonoura state of shame or disgrace
attributedishonor, dishonourlacking honor or integrity
VERBsocialdishonor, disgrace, dishonour, attaint, shamebring shame or dishonor upon
socialdishonor, rape, ravish, violate, assault, dishonour, outrageforce (someone) to have sex against their will
possessiondishonor, dishonourrefuse to accept
dishonor > pronunciation
Soundsdihsaa'ner
RhymesAfrikaner ... yawner: 180 rhymes with ner...
English > dishonor: 5 senses > noun 1, state
MeaningA state of shame or disgrace.
Example"he was resigned to a life of dishonor"
Synonymdishonour
NarrowercorruptnessThe state of being corrupt / corrupt
disesteemThe state in which esteem has been lost
disrepute, discreditThe state of being held in low esteem
infamy, opprobriumA state of extreme / extreme dishonor
shame, disgrace, ignominyA state of dishonor
Broaderstandingsocial or financial or professional status or reputation
Oppositehonor, honour, laurelsThe state of being honored
Spanishdeshonor, deshonra
Catalandeshonor, deshonra
Verbsdishonorbring shame or dishonor upon
dishonorforce (someone) to have sex against their will
English > dishonor: 5 senses > noun 2, attribute
Meaninglacking honor or integrity.
Synonymdishonour
Broaderunrighteousnessfailure to adhere to moral principles
Oppositehonor, honourThe quality of being honorable and having a good name
Spanishdeshonor, deshonra
Catalandeshonor, deshonra
Verbsdishonorbring shame or dishonor upon
English > dishonor: 5 senses > verb 1, social
MeaningBring shame or dishonor upon.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something
ModelThe performance is likely to dishonor Sue
Example"he dishonored his family by committing a serious crime"
Synonymsdisgrace, dishonour, attaint, shame
Narrowerfoul, befoul, defile, maculateSpot, stain, or pollute
Oppositehonor, honour, rewardbestow honor or rewards upon
Spanishabochornar, avergonzar, deshonrar
Catalanavergonyir-se, avergonyir, deshonrar
Nounsdishonorlacking honor or integrity
dishonora state of shame or disgrace
English > dishonor: 5 senses > verb 2, social
MeaningForce (someone) to have sex against their will.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymsrape, ravish, violate, assault, dishonour, outrage
Narrowergang-raperape (someone) successively with several attackers
Broaderassail, assault, set on, attackattack someone physically or emotionally
Spanishindignar, violar
Catalanforçar, indignar, violar
Nounsdishonora state of shame or disgrace
English > dishonor: 5 senses > verb 3, possession
Meaningrefuse to accept.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"dishonor checks and drafts"
Synonymdishonour
Broaderrefuse, reject, pass up, turn down, declineRefuse to accept
Oppositehonor, honourAccept as pay
Catalannegar-se a pagar, refusar

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