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Definition 1: lack of honesty; acts of lying or cheating or stealing - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for dishonesty in the sense of this definition

(dishonesty is a kind of ...) activity that transgresses moral or civil law

"he denied any wrongdoing"

(... is a kind of dishonesty ) an act of deliberate betrayal

(... is a kind of dishonesty ) the dishonesty of a charlatan

(... is a kind of dishonesty ) an attempt to get you to do something foolish or imprudent

"that offer was a dirty trick"

(... is a kind of dishonesty ) the act of rendering something false as by fraudulent changes (of documents or measures etc.) or counterfeiting

Definition 2: the quality of being dishonest - [noun denoting attribute]

(dishonesty is a kind of ...) failure to adhere to moral principles

"forgave us our sins and cleansed us of all unrighteousness"

(... is a kind of dishonesty ) the quality of being untruthful

(... is a kind of dishonesty ) having a disposition to steal

(... is a kind of dishonesty ) the quality of being a slippery rascal

(... is a kind of dishonesty ) the quality of being deceitful and underhanded

(... is a kind of dishonesty ) the quality of being fraudulent

(... is a kind of dishonesty ) the quality of being deceptive

(... is a kind of dishonesty ) the quality of unscrupulous dishonesty

(... is a kind of dishonesty ) lack of integrity or honesty (especially susceptibility to bribery); use of a position of trust for dishonest gain

(... is a kind of dishonesty ) the quality of being disingenuous and lacking candor

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