Translation of "dishonour" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] UK US dishonor uk /dɪˈsɒn.ər/ us /-ˈsɑː.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.
It was no dishonour to be beaten by such a strong opponent.
verb UK US dishonor uk /dɪˈsɒn.ər/ us /-ˈsɑː.nɚ/

to cause someone or something to lose respect

He felt that he had dishonoured his country.

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

no respetar, no cumplir
We suspect he means to dishonour the agreement made three years ago.
dishonourable adjective US dishonorable uk /-ə.bl̩/ us

dishonourable actions

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


noun /disˈonə/ /disˈonə/

disgrace; shame

deshonra, deshonor
He had brought dishonour/dishonor upon his family.

(Translation of “dishonour” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)