What does the word disreputable mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Disreputably.

Usage examples for disreputable

  1. This particular bit of acting was heightened by the fact that even in the coldest weather he wears thin summer clothes, generally acid- worn and more or less disreputable. – Edison, His Life and Inventions by Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin
  2. He is a disreputable old man. – An Old Man's Love by Anthony Trollope
  3. I looked more disreputable than I really was; my suit was in the last stages of ruinous decay, while his brand- new clothes just above me would have been a gift from the gods to a man with less conscience and more figure than I possessed. – The Lost Valley by J. M. Walsh