Definition of 'dishonesty'
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It's just greed and dishonesty. The Sun (2016)Sunday Times discovered he was working as a senior manager at a mental health hospital and nursing home despite being struck off for misconduct and dishonesty. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The panel said that it had rejected allegations of dishonesty and gross misconduct. Times, Sunday Times (2015)She did not attend her final hearing but was struck off after earlier admitting misconduct and dishonesty. The Sun (2015)Urgent action is necessary to purge both banks and bankers of their deeply ingrained dishonesty and greed. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There was no finding of dishonesty or lack of integrity in his conduct. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This is dishonesty and potential fraud, and aiding those activities. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There are two things voters do not easily forgive: dishonesty and incompetence. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A dozen convictions for dishonesty and violence. The Sun (2008)You need to suspend him pending a disciplinary hearing into fraud, dishonesty and failure to follow a management instruction. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But this will be swept under the carpet and forgotten along with all the other acts of dishonesty and corruption displayed in the last ten years. The Sun (2007)He denies dishonesty and misconduct. Times, Sunday Times (2012)So it does, but only because it has shone a light on the dishonesty and greed of our elected and unelected leaders. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Any kind of dishonesty, including fraud, risks damaging that trust. The Sun (2010)Sadly, lies, deceit and dishonesty appear to have become the accepted norm within the portals of power. The Sun (2012)There is still some way to go before cricket can hope to match football for greed and dishonesty, but it's getting there. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'dishonesty'
British English: dishonesty NOUN
Dishonesty is dishonest behaviour.
She accused the government of dishonesty and incompetence.
Definition of dishonesty from the Collins English Dictionary
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