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disreputable


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Disreputable  \Dis*rep"u*ta*ble\,  a. 
  Not  reputable;  of  bad  repute;  not  in  esteem;  dishonorable; 
  disgracing  the  reputation;  tending  to  bring  into  disesteem; 
  as  it  is  disreputable  to  associate  familiarly  with  the  mean 
  the  lewd,  and  the  profane. 
 
  Why  should  you  think  that  conduct  disreputable  in 
  priests  which  you  probably  consider  as  laudable  in 
  yourself?  --Bp.  Watson. 
 
  Syn:  Dishonorable;  discreditable;  low  mean  disgraceful; 
  shameful. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  disreputable 
  adj  :  lacking  respectability  in  character  or  behavior  or 
  appearance  [ant:  {reputable}] 




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