Noble-minded
Noble-minded No"ble-mind`ed, a. Having a noble mind; of high moral or intellectual character; honorable; magnanimous. -- {No"ble-mind`ed*ness}, n.

Syn: exalted, high-flown, high-minded, lofty, idealistic. [1913 Webster]


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  • Noble — No ble, a. [Compar. {Nobler}; superl. {Noblest}.] [F. noble, fr. L. nobilis that can be or is known, well known, famous, highborn, noble, fr. noscere to know. See {know}.] 1. Possessing eminence, elevation, dignity, etc.; above whatever is low,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Noble metals — Noble No ble, a. [Compar. {Nobler}; superl. {Noblest}.] [F. noble, fr. L. nobilis that can be or is known, well known, famous, highborn, noble, fr. noscere to know. See {know}.] 1. Possessing eminence, elevation, dignity, etc.; above whatever is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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