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nobility

no·bil·i·ty

nobility

 
pronunciation:
no bI lih ti
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part of speech: noun
inflections: nobilities
definition 1: the persons of noble rank or status in a country collectively; aristocracy.
synonyms:
aristocracy
similar words:
elite, gentry, oligarchy, patricians, peerage, royalty, upper crust
definition 2: the state or quality of being noble in rank, birth, or character.
synonyms:
eminence, loftiness
similar words:
chivalry, gallantry, honor, integrity, magnanimity, majesty, superiority, virtue
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