noblesse oblige Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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noblesse obligenoun [U]

uk   /nəʊˌbles.əʊˈbliːʒ/  us   /noʊˌbles.oʊ-/ formal
the ​idea that someone with ​power and ​influence should use ​theirsocialposition to ​help other ​people
(Definition of noblesse oblige from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “noblesse oblige”
in Chinese (Simplified) 位高应不负重望, 显贵者行为理应高尚…
in Chinese (Traditional) 位高應不負重望, 顯貴者行為理應高尚…
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