Translation of "dishonour" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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dishonournoun [ U ]

UK US dishonor uk /dɪˈsɒn.ər/ us /dɪˈsɑː.nɚ/

a feeling of embarrassment and loss of people's respect, or a situation in which you experience this

Some of the leaders of the coup took their lives rather than face dishonour. 一些参与政变的领导者宁死也不愿蒙受耻辱。
It was no dishonour to be beaten by such a strong opponent.

dishonourverb [ T ]

UK US dishonor uk /dɪˈsɒn.ər/ us /dɪˈsɑː.nɚ/

to cause someone or something to lose respect

He felt that he had dishonoured his country. 他觉得自己给国家丢了脸。

If you dishonour a promise or agreement, you do not do what you said you would do.

We suspect he means to dishonour the agreement made three years ago. 我们怀疑他想违反3年前签下的协议。

(Translation of “dishonour” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)