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Cultural NegativePlay
Dishonesty carries a negative judgment in most cultures and can offend people. SlideHis dishonesty about his past ruined his reputation.
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Emotional ImpactPlay
Implies a betrayal of trust and can emotionally hurt relationships. SlideHer dishonesty in our friendship caused a deep rift between us.
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Avoid EuphemismsPlay
Be direct when describing dishonesty instead of softening it with phrases like 'not completely honest'. SlideHis report contained dishonest information.