Sentence Examples


  • You know how stubborn you are about not doing business with dishonest people.
  • He even considered not mentioning Mrs. Glass's phone call to Fred but dis­missed the idea as being too dishonest with the old man.
  • This was done; but just as Heraclides was receiving his honour in a crowded assembly, he was seized with apoplexy, while the dishonest priestess perished at the same moment from the bite of a serpent.
  • Any dishonest use of the flock had to be repaid ten-fold, but loss by disease or wild beasts fell on the owner.
  • 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.