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Synonyms for ignoble
ɪgˈnoʊ bəlig·no·ble

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Wiktionary

  1. ignobleadjective

    Antonyms:
    honorable, noble

  2. ignobleadjective

    Antonyms:
    honorable, noble

  3. ignobleadjective

    Not honorable.

    Synonyms:
    shameful, degenerate, mean, dishonorable, reproachful, base, disgraceful

    Antonyms:
    honorable, noble

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. ignoble

    Synonyms:
    moun, base, dishonorable, humble, plebian, lowly

    Antonyms:
    honorable, noble, eminent, exalted, lordly, grand, notable, illustrious

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ignobleadjective

    completely lacking nobility in character or quality or purpose

    "something cowardly and ignoble in his attitude"; "I think it a less evil that some criminals should escape than that the government should play an ignoble part"- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

    Synonyms:
    ungentle, untitled

    Antonyms:
    noble, rarified, elevated, high-minded, magnanimous, idealistic, exalted, sublime, greathearted, lofty, noble-minded, ennobling, grand, dignifying, high-flown, rarefied

  2. ignoble, ungentle, untitledadjective

    not of the nobility

    "of ignoble (or ungentle) birth"; "untitled civilians"

    Synonyms:
    ungentle, untitled

    Antonyms:
    noble, noble-minded, high-minded, exalted, dignifying, grand, idealistic, ennobling, rarefied, rarified, elevated, magnanimous, greathearted, high-flown, sublime, lofty

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ignobleadjective

    Synonyms:
    plebeian, vulgar, untitled, base-born, low-born, mean, low

  2. ignobleadjective

    Synonyms:
    worthless, insignificant, mean, contemptible

  3. ignobleadjective

    Synonyms:
    dishonorable, disgraceful, infamous, base

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. ignobleadjective

    Synonyms:
    humble, plebeian, untitled, base, dishonorable, low

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "ignoble":

    vile, despicable, undignified, shameful, disgraceful

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How to use ignoble in a sentence?

  1. Frank Lloyd Wright:

    Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.

  2. Albert Einstein:

    He who joyfully marches to music in rank and file has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would fully suffice. This disgrace to civilization should be done away with at once. Heroism at command, senseless brutality, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism, how violently I hate all this, how despicable and ignoble war is I would rather be torn to shreds than be part of so base an action It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder.

  3. Thomas Gray:

    Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learn'd to stray; Along the cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way.

  4. Benjamin Spock:

    What is the use of physicians like myself trying to help parents to bring up children healthy and happy, to have them killed in such numbers for a cause that is ignoble

  5. Albert Einstein:

    He who joyfully marches to music rank and file, has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would surely suffice. This disgrace to civilization should be done away with at once. Heroism at command, how violently I hate all this, how despicable and ignoble war is; I would rather be torn to shreds than be a part of so base an action. It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder.

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