noble noble  /ˈnoʊ bəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a titled peer of the realm
  2. (adj) impressive in appearance
  3. (adj) of or belonging to or constituting the hereditary aristocracy especially as derived from feudal times
  4. (adj) having or showing or indicative of high or elevated character
  5. (adj) inert especially toward oxygen

Antonyms(s)

Usage(s):

  • This is a very noble way to destroy the enemies of Islam.

News

  1. Noble Energy Notes Results from Gunflint Appraisal

    by Noble Energy Inc. Noble Energy, Inc. announced that the second appraisal well at Gunflint successfully encountered 109 feet of net pay within the primary reservoir targets.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Rigzone

  2. Noble Announces Shares for Debt Agreement

    Toronto, Ontario - June 14, 2013, Noble Mineral Exploration Inc. (the "Company", "Noble" or "NOB") (TSX-V:NOB, FRANKFURT:NB7, OTC.PK:NLPXF) is pleased to announce that it ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Accesswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Noble Energy Announces Gunflint Appraisal Results

    HOUSTON, June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL) today announced that the second appraisal well at Gunflint successfully encountered 109 feet of net pay within the primary reservoir ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "The time has come to reaffirm our enduring spirit; to choose our better history; to carry forward that precious gift, that noble idea, passed on from generation to generation," said Obama, channelling the spirits of Kennedy and Jefferson.
    on Jan 21, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Toronto Star

  2. "So there is a huge difference between the path of the kings, presidents and hypocritical Ulama (Islamic scholars) and the path of these noble young men," like al-Shehri, bin Laden said. "The formers' lot is to spoil and enjoy themselves...
    on Sep 11, 2007 By: Osama bin Laden Source: Washington Post

  3. "Together, we seek an end to tyranny in Burma," Bush said. "The noble cause has many devoted champions, and I happen to be married to one of them."
    on Aug 6, 2008 By: President Bush Source: FOXNews

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