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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of elevation of mind and exaltation of character or ideals or conduct; A privileged class holding hereditary titles.

Usage examples (35)
  • 'In Japan there is what we call the nobility of failure.
  • The stories of these ordinary men, what he called the nobility of ordinary people, always moved him so very much.
  • I refer, of course, to the titled nobility of sportdom.
  • This is the only occasion upon which the word nobility appears in any code. for more
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