1. [ adjective ] not of the nobility
Synonyms: untitled ungentle

"of ignoble (or ungentle) birth" "untitled civilians"

Related terms: lowborn
2. [ adjective ] completely lacking nobility in character or quality or purpose

"something cowardly and ignoble in his attitude" "I think it a less evil that some criminals should escape than that the government should play an ignoble part"- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

Related terms: noble base contemptible dishonorable currish cowardly contemptible dishonorable nobility
Similar spelling:   ignobly