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ignoble

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English

Etymology

From Latin ignobilis, from in- (not) + nobilis (noble)

Pronunciation

Adjective

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Positive
ignoble

Comparative
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  1. Not noble; plebian; common.
  2. Not honorable.

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French

Pronunciation

Adjective

Singular Plural
Masculine ignoble
IPA: /i.ɲɔbl/
ignobles
IPA: /i.ɲɔbl/
Feminine ignoble
IPA: /i.ɲɔbl/
ignobles
IPA: /i.ɲɔbl/

ignoble

  1. disgusting, horrible

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