Definition of 'nobility'

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Music of the highest nobility crawled forth like toothpaste squeezed from an unending tube. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There is a nobility to these characters. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Because the nobility of character and action once sent into the world does not return again empty. John Garth TOLKIEN AND THE GREAT WAR: The Threshold of Middle-earth (2003)But the political power of the nobility finally declined. Stearns, Peter N. World History: Patterns of Change and Continuity (1995)The Scottish nobility knew all about managing the power of a monarch with worrying ideas in matters of religion. Diane Purkiss The English Civil War: A People's History (2006)The sons of the nobility and gentry were counselled to "Consort yourself with gentlemen of your own rank and quality. Rodney Bolt HISTORY PLAY: The Lives and After-life of Christopher Marlowe (2004)As a result, many gentry and nobility families abandoned their country houses for large parts of the autumn and winter. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)The parade was crowded with nobility and gentry, and I had to pull past them in this ridiculous fashion. Jerome K. Jerome Three Men in a Boat (1889)


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British English: nobility NOUN
The nobility of a society are all the people who have titles and belong to a high social class.
They married into the nobility.


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