1. Wanting in honor; not honorable; bringing or deserving dishonor; staining the character, and lessening the reputation; shameful; disgraceful; base.
2. Wanting in honor or esteem; disesteemed.
He that is dishonorable in riches, how much more in poverty! --Ecclus. x. 31.
To find ourselves dishonorable graves. --Shak.
-- Dis*hon*or*a*ble*ness, n. -- Dis*hon*or*a*bly, adv.
adv 1: in a dishonorable manner; "he acted dishonorably" [ant: honorably]
2: with dishonor; "he was dishonorably discharged" [ant: honorably]
3: in a dishonorably manner or to a dishonorable degree; "his
grades were disgracefully low" [syn: disgracefully, ingloriously,
ignominiously, discreditably, shamefully, dishonourably]