Thesaurus

nabob

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of nabob

one of high position or importance within a group
  • dressed conservatively so as to make a good impression with the nabobs on the co-op's board

Synonyms for nabob

Words Related to nabob

Near Antonyms for nabob

Antonyms for nabob

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About nabob

Time Traveler for nabob

Time Traveler

The first known use of nabob was in 1612

See more words from the same year

Listen to Our Podcast About nabob

Thesaurus Entries Near nabob

nabes

nabob

nabobs

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Nabob.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nabob. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on nabob

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about nabob

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!