noble

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈnəʊbəl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈnoʊbəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(nōbəl)


Inflections of 'noble' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
nobler
adj comparative
noblest
adj superlative
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noble

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. a noble beast
  2. had noble intentions
  3. no matter how noble their intentions
  4. is a noble cause
  5. it's (all) for a noble cause
  6. [support, back, highlight] a noble [cause]
  7. that was [very, extremely] noble of you!
  8. [owned, managed, bought] by a noble family
  9. came from a noble family
  10. born [of, into] a noble family
  11. a noble gas
n
  1. a [local, national, British] noble
  2. many nobles [took, wed, sought, attended]
  3. the [mansion, estate] belongs to a noble
  4. is married to a [British] noble
  5. a [tax, levy] on nobles
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