Definition of ennoble verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    ennoble

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//ɪˈnoʊbl//
     
    , NAmE//ɛˈnoʊbl//
     
    (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they ennoble
     
    he / she / it ennobles
     
    past simple ennobled
     
    -ing form ennobling
     
     
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  1. 1ennoble somebody/something to give someone or something a better moral character In a strange way she seemed ennobled by her grief.
  2. 2 [usually passive] ennoble somebody to make someone a member of the nobility
ennoblement
 
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NAmE//ɪˈnoʊblmənt//
 
noun [uncountable]
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