Definitions for nobilitynoʊˈbɪl ɪ ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nobility, aristocracy(noun)

    a privileged class holding hereditary titles

  2. nobility, nobleness, magnanimousness, grandeur(noun)

    the quality of elevation of mind and exaltation of character or ideals or conduct

  3. nobility, noblesse(noun)

    the state of being of noble birth

Wiktionary

  1. nobility(Noun)

    A noble or privileged social class, historically accompanied by a hereditary title; aristocracy.

  2. nobility(Noun)

    The quality of being noble.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nobility(noun)

    the quality or state of being noble; superiority of mind or of character; commanding excellence; eminence

  2. Nobility(noun)

    the state of being of high rank or noble birth; patrician dignity; antiquity of family; distinction by rank, station, or title, whether inherited or conferred

  3. Nobility(noun)

    those who are noble; the collictive body of nobles or titled persons in a stste; the aristocratic and patrician class; the peerage; as, the English nobility

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. NOBILITY

    A gang of foreign brigands having abducent designs on the American Damsel and the American Dollar.


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