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One entry found for dishonesty.
Entry Word: dishonesty
Function: noun
Text: 1 the tendency to tell lies <if you gain a reputation for dishonesty, no one will believe you even when you're telling the truth>
Synonyms deceitfulness, mendacity, untruthfulness
Related Words artifice, craft, craftiness, crookedness, cunning, deceit, dissembling, dissimulation, double-dealing, duplicity, fakery, foxiness, guile, wiliness; falseness; hypocrisy
Near Antonyms honor, incorruptibility; candidness, candor, frankness, good faith, sincerity, straightforwardness; dependability, reliability, reliableness, trustworthiness; accuracy, objectivity; authenticity, correctness, genuineness; credibility
Antonyms honesty, integrity, probity, truthfulness, veracity, verity
2 the inclination or practice of misleading others through lies or trickery <a religious cult that recruits members through dishonesty and subterfuge> -- see DECEIT