Translation of "dishonour" - English-Traditional 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

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 (US dishonorable) uk us /dɪˈsɒn.ər.ə.bl̩/ US  /-ˈsɑː.nɚ-/ adjective

dishonourable actions 不光彩的行爲

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