noun, plural no·bil·i·ties.
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The time has come for actions to match the nobility of our words.It’s Time to Put Money Behind All the Talk About Equity|Ricardo Flores|April 5, 2021|Voice of San Diego
He seems to be saying we’ve entered a new age of stability and nobility.
Isaacson also argues that the pandemic will permanently remake science itself, “reminding scientists of the nobility of their mission” and reversing long-standing trends toward commercialized research.The fierce scientific rivalry over a powerful gene-editing technology|Sam Kean|March 12, 2021|Washington Post
He had a certain element of nobility, a concern with art and literature for its own sake.Guido Goldman, who forged closer ties between Germany and U.S., dies at 83|Harrison Smith|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
They work anonymously and there is nobility in what they do.
The du Pont family descended from Huguenot nobility in Burgundy, emigrating to the United States in 1800.
I just tried to infuse it with nobility, because he was after all a king.
The “wound” is the ignorance of the nobility of the individual and of man, and the separation of all of us.Andrew Garfield on the Evils of Capitalism, the Hacking Scandal, and Criticism of ‘Spider-Man 2’|Marlow Stern|September 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The youthful nobility were singled out by Socrates because they, above all others, were both erotic and courageous.
He gives a list of the sponsors of the baptized Indians, who included many of the French nobility and clergy.
But all men at times betray themselves, and some betrayals, if scarcely clever, are not without nobility.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
He was the man made for the time—precisely the middle term between the reign of the nobility and the reign of the populace.
The Connecticut tobacco grower is in all respects a man of genuine refinement and nobility of soul.
With one of the sisters, who was allied to the nobility, she formed a strong friendship, which continued through life.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott