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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Low in character or purpose; dishonorable.

Usage examples (32)
  • I wish to preach, not the doctrine of ignoble ease, but the doctrine of the strenuous life.
  • Something cowardly and ignoble in his attitude
  • Of ignoble (or ungentle) birth
  • Even the name of the award, a play on the word "ignoble," is meant to be deprecating. for more
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