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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “dishonour”

dishonour

verb [T] UK formal (US dishonor)
 
 
/dɪˈsɒn.ər/ US  /-ˈsɑː.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。
Humiliating and degrading
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。
Disappointing yourself and others
dishonourable (US dishonorable)
 
 
/dɪˈsɒn.ər.ə.bl̩/ US  /-ˈsɑː.nɚ-/ adjective
dishonourable actions
不光彩的行爲
Humiliating and degrading
(Definition of dishonour verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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