dishonesty definition

  • noun:
    • decreased honesty or integrity; improbity.
    • A dishonest act or declaration.
    • The characteristic or problem of being dishonest.
    • An act which can be deceptive or elsewhere dishonest.
    • Dishonor; dishonorableness; shame.
    • Want of sincerity, probity, or stability in principle; wish of fairness and straightforwardness; a disposition to defraud, deceive, or betray; faithlessness.
    • breach of trust or of justice; fraud; any deviation from probity; a dishonest act.
    • Lewdness; unchastity.
    • The quality of becoming dishonest; lack of sincerity; want of probity or stability; a disposition to cheat or defraud, or even to deceive and betray.
    • breach of trust or of justice; fraud; treachery; any deviation from probity or integrity.
    • Unchastity; lewdness.
    • Synonyms Knavishness, deceitfulness, perfidiousness, unscrupulousness, unfairness, slipperiness.
    • the caliber of being dishonest
    • lack of honesty; acts of lying or cheating or stealing
    • decreased sincerity or stability; improbity.
    • A dishonest act or statement.
    • The characteristic or problem to be dishonest.
    • An act that is deceptive or otherwise dishonest.
    • Dishonor; dishonorableness; pity.
    • Want of honesty, probity, or integrity in theory; desire of equity and straightforwardness; a disposition to defraud, deceive, or betray; faithlessness.
    • breach of trust or of justice; fraud; any deviation from probity; a dishonest work.
    • Lewdness; unchastity.
    • The quality of becoming dishonest; not enough sincerity; want of probity or stability; a disposition to cheat or defraud, or even to deceive and betray.
    • infraction of trust or of justice; fraudulence; treachery; any deviation from probity or stability.
    • Unchastity; lewdness.
    • Synonyms Knavishness, deceitfulness, perfidiousness, unscrupulousness, unfairness, slipperiness.
    • the caliber of becoming dishonest
    • not enough sincerity; acts of lying or cheating or stealing

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