DISHONEST, a. Dizonest. dis and honest.
1. Void of honesty; destitute of probity, integrity or good faith; faithless; fraudulent; knavish; having or exercising a disposition to deceive, cheat and defraud; applied to persons; as a dishonest man.
2. Proceeding from fraud or marked by it; fraudulent; knavish; as a dishonest transaction.
3. Disgraced; dishonored; from the sense in Latin.
Dishonest with lopped arms the youth appears.
4. Disgraceful; ignominious; from the Latin sense.
Inglorious triumphs, and dishonest scars.
5. Unchaste; lewd.
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