What does notable mean?

Definitions for notable
ˈnoʊ tə bəlno·table

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. luminary, leading light, guiding light, notable, notability(adj)

    a celebrity who is an inspiration to others

    "he was host to a large gathering of luminaries"

  2. noteworthy, notable(adj)

    worthy of notice

    "a noteworthy advance in cancer research"

  3. celebrated, famed, far-famed, famous, illustrious, notable, noted, renowned(adj)

    widely known and esteemed

    "a famous actor"; "a celebrated musician"; "a famed scientist"; "an illustrious judge"; "a notable historian"; "a renowned painter"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Notable(adj)

    capable of being noted; noticeable; plan; evident

    Etymology: [F. notable, L. notabilis, fr. notare to mark, nota mark, note. See 5th Note.]

  2. Notable(adj)

    worthy of notice; remarkable; memorable; noted or distinguished; as, a notable event, person

    Etymology: [F. notable, L. notabilis, fr. notare to mark, nota mark, note. See 5th Note.]

  3. Notable(adj)

    well-known; notorious

    Etymology: [F. notable, L. notabilis, fr. notare to mark, nota mark, note. See 5th Note.]

  4. Notable(noun)

    a person, or thing, of distinction

    Etymology: [F. notable, L. notabilis, fr. notare to mark, nota mark, note. See 5th Note.]

  5. Notable(noun)

    one of a number of persons, before the revolution of 1789, chiefly of the higher orders, appointed by the king to constitute a representative body

    Etymology: [F. notable, L. notabilis, fr. notare to mark, nota mark, note. See 5th Note.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Notable

    nō′ta-bl, adj. worthy of being known or noted: remarkable: memorable: distinguished: notorious: capable, clever, industrious.—n. a person or thing worthy of note, esp. in pl. for persons of distinction and political importance in France in pre-Revolution times.—n.pl. Notabil′ia, things worthy of notice: noteworthy sayings.—ns. Notabil′ity, the being notable: a notable person or thing; Nō′tableness.—adv. Nō′tably.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'notable' in Adjectives Frequency: #737

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How to say notable in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of notable in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of notable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of notable in a Sentence

  1. Nicole Saharsky:

    The fact he stuck so closely to the chief is probably the most notable feature of his jurisprudence.

  2. Douglas Gentile:

    It is notable that screen time reduced both children's sleep even at this early age and reduced parents' reading to children, which we know is a strong predictor of positive child outcomes, such as higher IQ.

  3. Edward R. Murrow:

    The politician in my country seeks votes, affection and respect, in that order. ... With few notable exceptions, they are simply men who want to be loved.

  4. Paul Dergarabedian:

    ' Endgame' has literally sprinted to heights that were once unthinkable, the only thing that could slow its ascent is the onslaught of notable summer blockbusters hitting theaters in coming weeks starting with' Pokémon : Detective Pikachu' next weekend.

  5. Brett Kavanaugh:

    , } Accusers do not tend to fare well in word-on-word clashes. As I have described, skepticism of sexual violence complaints has shape-shifted over time. Yet it remains firmly lodged. The staying power of credibility discounting is a notable feature — perhaps even the dominant feature — of our response to rape.This may be changing. The #MeToo movement is challenging a societal default to doubt, and the past year has brought undeniable progress. Yet even as sexual misconduct complaints are met with newfound receptivity, it is worth noting that lone accusers continue to bear a special burden. ( It seems unlikely that Senate Republicans will ask the FBI to investigate two other accusers' reports against Brett Kavanaugh, or even that they will be asked to testify before Senate Judiciary Committee.) Many survivors of sexual violence are deterred by the likelihood of a swearing contest. But Ford — in the face of death threats — has agreed to appear before Senate Judiciary Committee. Senate Republicans walks into a.

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