|1.||[ adjective ] having high moral qualities|
|Synonyms:||solid worthy upstanding|
"a noble spirit" "a solid citizen" "an upstanding man" "a worthy successor"
|2.||[ adjective ] impressive in appearance|
|Synonyms:||imposing stately baronial|
"a baronial mansion" "an imposing residence" "a noble tree" "severe-looking policemen sat astride noble horses" "stately columns"
|3.||[ adjective ] of or belonging to or constituting the hereditary aristocracy especially as derived from feudal times|
"of noble birth"
|Related terms:||lowborn aristocratic coroneted imperial august queenly royal princely monarchal kingly patrician|
|4.||[ adjective ] having or showing or indicative of high or elevated character|
"a noble spirit" "noble deeds"
|Related terms:||ignoble exalted greathearted dignifying honorable nobility|
|5.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 691|
|6.||[ noun ] Man's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 1004|
|7.||[ adjective ] (chemistry) inert especially toward oxygen|
"a noble gas such as helium or neon" "noble metals include gold and silver and platinum"
|8.||[ noun ] a titled peer of the realm|
|Related terms:||lady lady male_aristocrat count duke baron margrave marquis mesne_lord milord palatine peer grandee thane viscount don_juan mortimer sire burgrave armiger|