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English definition of “ignoble”

ignoble

adjective uk   /ɪɡˈnəʊ.bl̩/ us    /-ˈnoʊ-/ formal
morally bad and making you feel ashamed: an ignoble action/ideaHumiliating and degrading
ignobly
adverb uk   /-bli/ literary us  
(Definition of ignoble from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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