You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
noble art short for noble art of boxing; noble science short for noble science of defense
Keep scrolling for more
Share noble art
Cite this Entry
“Noble art.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noble%20art. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.
Comments on noble art
What made you want to look up noble art? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).
See Definitions and Examples »
Get Word of the Day daily email!
February 2021 Words of the Day Quiz
Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!
Spell words. Make bears.
Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!
Let's take it from the top.
Knowing the difference
Words from the week of 2/26/2021
From ideals to friendships
We're intent on clearing it up
We're gonna stop you right there
How to use a word that (literally) drives some pe...
The awkward case of 'his or her'
Our most challenging yet!
How many of these commonly confused words do you ...
Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question ...