Thesaurus / nobility
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Isaacson also argues that the pandemic will permanently remake science itself, “reminding scientists of the nobility of their mission” and reversing long-standing trends toward commercialized research.
THE FIERCE SCIENTIFIC RIVALRY OVER A POWERFUL GENE-EDITING TECHNOLOGYSAM KEANMARCH 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He had a certain element of nobility, a concern with art and literature for its own sake.
GUIDO GOLDMAN, WHO FORGED CLOSER TIES BETWEEN GERMANY AND U.S., DIES AT 83HARRISON SMITHDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
He gives a list of the sponsors of the baptized Indians, who included many of the French nobility and clergy.
But all men at times betray themselves, and some betrayals, if scarcely clever, are not without nobility.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
He was the man made for the time—precisely the middle term between the reign of the nobility and the reign of the populace.
The Connecticut tobacco grower is in all respects a man of genuine refinement and nobility of soul.
With one of the sisters, who was allied to the nobility, she formed a strong friendship, which continued through life.
This slight acquaintance with the nobility of France did not, however, elevate them in her esteem.
This body consisted of the nobility, the higher clergy, and representatives, chosen by the people from all parts of France.
WORDS RELATED TO NOBILITY
- animating principle
- breath of life
- recesses of heart
- secret self
- spiritual being
- vital force
- élan vital
- good taste
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