Translation of "dishonour" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

dishonour

noun [ 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

不光彩,不名譽,恥辱,羞辱
Some of the leaders of the coup took their lives rather than face dishonour.
It was no dishonour to be beaten by such a strong opponent.
verb [ T ] UK US dishonor uk /dɪˈsɒn.ər/ us /dɪˈsɑː.nɚ/

to cause someone or something to lose respect

使丟臉,使蒙受恥辱,羞辱
He felt that he had dishonoured his country. 他覺得自己給國家丟了臉。

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

違反(協定);違背(諾言)
We suspect he means to dishonour the agreement made three years ago. 我們懷疑他想違反三年前簽下的協定。
dishonourable adjective US dishonorable uk /dɪˈsɒn.ə.rə.bəl/ us /dɪˈsɑː.nɚ.ə.bəl/

dishonourable actions 不光彩的行爲

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