dishonor

[ dis-on-er ]
/ dɪsˈɒn ər /

noun

verb (used with object)

Also especially British, dis·hon·our.

Origin of dishonor

1250–1300; Middle English dishonour (noun), dishonouren (v.) < Anglo-French, Old French; see dis-1, honor

Related forms

dis·hon·or·er, nounun·dis·hon·ored, adjective

Synonym study

1, 2. See disgrace.
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British Dictionary definitions for dishonour

dishonour

US dishonor

/ (dɪsˈɒnə) /

verb (tr)

noun

Derived Forms

dishonourer or US dishonorer, noun
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