Disennoble Dis`en*no"ble, v. t. To deprive of that which ennobles; to degrade. [1913 Webster]

An unworthy behavior degrades and disennobles a man. --Guardian. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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  • disennoble — dis i(n) nōˈbl/ transitive verb 1. To deprive of title, or of what ennobles 2. To degrade ORIGIN: ↑dis (2) …   Useful english dictionary

  • disennoble — verb To deprive of what ennobles, to degrade …   Wiktionary

  • disennoble — v. a. Degrade, disgrace, make ignoble, deprive of rank or dignity, strip of title …   New dictionary of synonyms

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