Sentence Examples


  • You know how stubborn you are about not doing business with dishonest people.
  • Butchers have palmed off upon their customers imported fresh meat as homegrown, and secured a dishonest profit by charging for it the prices of the latter, which are considerably in excess of those of the imported product.
  • Notwithstanding his vices and his lack of all solid capacity, there is no reason to suppose that Napper Tandy was dishonest or insincere; and the manner in which his name was introduced in the well-known ballad, "The Wearing of the Green," proves that he succeeded in impressing the popular imagination of the rebel party in Ireland.
  • It is possible that Hodson was careless and extravagant in money matters rather than actually dishonest; but there were several similar charges against him.
  • A dishonest and corrupt judge, he was deprived of his office and imprisoned in 1552.