Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (a.) Dishonorable; shameful; indecent; unchaste; lewd.
2. (a.) Dishonored; disgraced; disfigured.
3. (a.) Wanting in honesty; void of integrity; faithless; disposed to cheat or defraud; not trustworthy; as, a dishonest man.
4. (a.) Characterized by fraud; indicating a want of probity; knavish; fraudulent; unjust.
Greek147. aischrokerdos -- from eagerness for base gain
... Word Origin adverb from aischrokerdes Definition from eagerness for base gain
NASB Word Usage sordid gain (1). for the sake of dishonest gain. ...
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Strong's Hebrew1215. betsa -- gain made by violence, unjust gain, profit
... Word Origin from batsa Definition gain made by violence, unjust gain, profit NASB
Word Usage dishonest gain (4), end (1), gain (7), illicitly (1), plunder (1 ...
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4820. mirmah -- deceit, treachery
1214. batsa -- to cut off, break off, gain by violence
Cheating and Dishonest Ways of Making Money are Utterly Unfit for ...
A Man Expects to Reap the Same Kind as He Sows.
From the Seventh to the End of the Tenth Commandment
Jesus' Law for the Use of Money.
He that is Unjust in the Least is Unjust Also in Much. Luke 16:10.
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ThesaurusDishonest (33 Occurrences)
... 3. (a.) Wanting in honesty; void of integrity; faithless; disposed to cheat or defraud;
not trustworthy; as, a dishonest man. ...Dishonest (33 Occurrences). ...
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Gainer (3 Occurrences)
Gaining (17 Occurrences)
Dishonestly (5 Occurrences)
Dealing (36 Occurrences)
Unjust (44 Occurrences)
Scales (33 Occurrences)
Greedy (24 Occurrences)
Detests (7 Occurrences)
Mammon (4 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceDishonest (33 Occurrences)
Luke 16:8 "His lord commended the dishonest manager because he had done wisely, for the children of this world are, in their own generation, wiser than the children of the light.
Luke 16:10 He who is faithful in a very little is faithful also in much. He who is dishonest in a very little is also dishonest in much.
2 Corinthians 11:13 For men of this stamp are sham apostles, dishonest workmen, assuming the garb of Apostles of Christ.
1 Timothy 3:8 Servants, in the same way, must be reverent, not double-tongued, not addicted to much wine, not greedy for money;
Titus 1:7 For the overseer must be blameless, as God's steward; not self-pleasing, not easily angered, not given to wine, not violent, not greedy for dishonest gain;
Titus 1:11 whose mouths must be stopped; men who overthrow whole houses, teaching things which they ought not, for dishonest gain's sake.
Philemon 1:18 And if he was ever dishonest or is in your debt, debit me with the amount.
1 Peter 5:2 Shepherd the flock of God which is among you, exercising the oversight, not under compulsion, but voluntarily, not for dishonest gain, but willingly;
Revelation 22:11 Let the dishonest man act dishonestly still; let the filthy make himself filthy still; let the righteous practise righteousness still; and let the holy be made holy still."
Exodus 18:21 And thou -- thou dost provide out of all the people men of ability, fearing God, men of truth, hating dishonest gain, and hast placed 'these' over them, heads of thousands, heads of hundreds, heads of fifties, and heads of tens,
Leviticus 19:35 "'You shall do no unrighteousness in judgment, in measures of length, of weight, or of quantity.
1 Samuel 8:3 and his sons have not walked in his ways, and turn aside after the dishonest gain, and take a bribe, and turn aside judgment.
Psalms 10:3 Because the wicked hath boasted Of the desire of his soul, And a dishonest gainer he hath blessed, He hath despised Jehovah.
Psalms 119:36 Incline my heart unto Thy testimonies, And not unto dishonest gain.
Proverbs 1:19 So 'are' the paths of every gainer of dishonest gain, The life of its owners it taketh.
Proverbs 11:1 Scales of deceit are hated by the Lord, but a true weight is his delight.
Proverbs 15:27 A dishonest gainer is troubling his house, And whoso is hating gifts liveth.
Proverbs 20:23 Yahweh detests differing weights, and dishonest scales are not pleasing.
Proverbs 28:16 A leader lacking understanding multiplieth oppressions, Whoso is hating dishonest gain prolongeth days.
Proverbs 29:27 A dishonest man detests the righteous, and the upright in their ways detest the wicked.
Isaiah 56:11 And the dogs 'are' strong of desire, They have not known sufficiency, And they 'are' shepherds! They have not known understanding, All of them to their own way they did turn, Each to his dishonest gain from his quarter:
Isaiah 57:17 For the iniquity of his dishonest gain, I have been wroth, and I smite him, Hiding -- and am wroth, And he goeth on turning back in the way of his heart.
Jeremiah 6:13 For from their least unto their greatest, Every one is gaining dishonest gain, And from prophet even unto priest, Every one is dealing falsely,
Jeremiah 8:10 Therefore, I give their wives to others, Their fields to dispossessors, For from the least even unto the greatest, Every one is gaining dishonest gain, From prophet even unto priest, every one is dealing falsely.
Jeremiah 22:17 But thine eyes and thy heart are not, Except on thy dishonest gain, And on shedding of innocent blood, And on oppression, and on doing of violence.
Jeremiah 51:13 O dweller on many waters, abundant in treasures, Come in hath thine end, the measure of thy dishonest gain.
Ezekiel 22:13 Behold, therefore, I have struck my hand at your dishonest gain which you have made, and at your blood which has been in the midst of you.
Ezekiel 22:27 Her princes in its midst are like wolves ravening the prey, to shed blood, and to destroy souls, that they may get dishonest gain.
Ezekiel 28:18 By the multitude of your iniquities, in the unrighteousness of your traffic, you have profaned your sanctuaries; therefore have I brought forth a fire from the midst of you; it has devoured you, and I have turned you to ashes on the earth in the sight of all those who see you.
Ezekiel 33:31 And they come unto thee as a people cometh, and they sit before thee as my people, and they hear thy words, but they do them not; for with their mouth they shew much love, but their heart goeth after their dishonest gain.
Hosea 12:7 A merchant has dishonest scales in his hand. He loves to defraud.
Amos 8:5 Saying,'When will the new moon be gone, that we may sell grain? And the Sabbath, that we may market wheat, making the ephah small, and the shekel large, and dealing falsely with balances of deceit;
Micah 6:11 Shall I be pure with dishonest scales, and with a bag of deceitful weights?
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