Examples of ennoble in a sentence
a life ennobled by suffering
Her skill and talent ennoble her profession.
He was ennobled by the queen.
Origin and Etymology of ennoble
Middle English ennobelen, from Medieval French ennoblir, from Old French, from en- + noble noble
First Known Use: 15th century
ENNOBLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of ennoble for English Language Learners
: to make (someone or something) better or more worthy of admiration
: to make (someone) a member of the nobility
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