Translation of "dishonour" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] UK formal (US dishonor) uk us /dɪˈsɒn.ər/ US  /-ˈsɑː.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。
dishonourable (US dishonorable) uk us /dɪˈsɒn.ər.ə.bl̩/ US  /-ˈsɑː.nɚ-/ adjective

dishonourable actions 不光彩的行为

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