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Nobly, 1) magnanimously, generously, with greatness of mind: Tp. III, 1, 3. All's IV, 5, 105. Tw. V, 123. Wint. IV, 4, 528. H4A V, 4, 160. H4B IV, 2, 90. H6B V, 2, 16. H8 III, 2, 199. Troil. II, 3, 201. Cor. I, 3, 27. I, 9, 66. II, 2, 72. II, 3, 94. II, 3, 94 IV, 5, 117 (cf. Hml. I, 2, 110). Tim. V, 4, 63. Caes. II, 1, 137. Mcb. III, 6, 14. Lr. V, 1, 28. Ant. II, 2, 98 (F1 noble). III, 13, 170. IV, 14, 43. Cymb. IV, 2, 51. V, 5, 405. V, 5, 405
2) honourably: “to think but n. of my grand-mother,” Tp. I, 2, 119. “hears most n. of him,” All's III, 5, 53. “pestiferous reports of men very n. held,” IV, 3, 341. “I think n. of the soul,” Tw. IV, 2, 59. “receive 'em n.” H8 I, 4, 58. “n. named so,” Cor. II, 3, 251. “will use you n.” Tit. I, 260. “will n. him remunerate,” Tit. I, 260 “speaks n. of her,” Per. V, 1, 189.
3) in a high place, as being of high rank: “thou n. base, they basely dignified,” Lucr. 660. “more n. born,” H6B II, 3, 9. “all such emblems laid n. on her,” H8 IV, 1, 90. “n. trained,” Rom. III, 5, 182.
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