adjective, no·bler, no·blest.
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Why would you assume that if there are fewer Barnes & Nobles, there will suddenly be more people dashing to BN.com?Why Is Barnes and Noble Getting Out of the Bookstore Business?|Megan McArdle|February 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The nobles thereof shall not be there: they shall call rather upon the king, and all the princes thereof shall be nothing.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
But the Earls of Mar and Athol are collecting their forces, and some other nobles of the land are drawing to their party.'King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison
By me kings reign and princes decree justice: by me princes rule, and nobles, even all the judges of the earth.The Ordinance of Covenanting|John Cunningham
She thinks of politics, and of the tyranny of kings and nobles, and of the unjust inequalities of man.
The army of emigrant nobles at Coblentz, within the dominions of the King of Prussia, was rapidly increasing in numbers.
British Dictionary definitions for noble
- (of certain elements) chemically unreactive
- (of certain metals, esp copper, silver, and gold) resisting oxidation
- designating long-winged falcons that capture their quarry by stooping on it from aboveCompare ignoble
- designating the type of quarry appropriate to a particular species of falcon