Antonyms of NOBLENESS

Examples of usage:

  1. In the first, she wants nobleness and energy. "Paris As It Was and As It Is" by Francis W. Blagdon
  2. But the nobleness of Virgil's nature is not the nobleness of those qualities which make men great in resistance to wrong, but the nobleness of a gentle and gracious spirit. "The Roman Poets of the Augustan Age: Virgil" by W. Y. Sellar
  3. Was there any nobleness, any honesty, any real sterling good quality in either of them to justify my consideration? "Vendetta A Story of One Forgotten" by Marie Corelli
  4. The palace of the Prado was adorned with a number of his works, particularly eight pictures representing the Imperial progresses in Germany, and Views of Madrid, Valladolid, Naples, and London; all of which perished in the fire of 1608. Vermeyen was an especial favorite of Charles V., who ordered his bust to be executed in marble, " for the sake of the gravity and nobleness of his countenance." "Anecdotes of Painters, Engravers, Sculptors and Architects and Curiosities of Art (Vol. 3 of 3)" by S. Spooner
  5. Science is not able to teach us concerning men as it teaches us of horses, though I am very far from saying that there are not traits of nobleness and of meanness that run through families and can be calculated to appear in individuals with absolute certainty; one family will be trusty and another tricky through all its members for generations; noble strains and ignoble strains are perpetuated. "Backlog Studies" by Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 23, 2009
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