Famous vs Dishonorable - What's the difference?

famous | dishonorable |


As adjectives the difference between famous and dishonorable

is that famous is well known while dishonorable is without honor, or causing dishonor.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

famous

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Well known.
  • In the public eye.
  • Some people are only famous within their city.

    Synonyms

    * famed, noted, celebrated, well-known, renowned * See

    Derived terms

    * famously * famous last words

    dishonorable

    English

    Alternative forms

    * dishonourable

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Without honor, or causing dishonor
  • Lacking respect or ethical principles
  • Derived terms

    * dishonorable discharge English words with consonant pseudo-digraphs