|a.||1.||Of low birth or family; not noble; not illustrious; plebeian; common; humble.|
|2.||Not honorable, elevated, or generous; base.|
|3.||(Zool.) Not a true or noble falcon; - said of certain hawks, as the goshawk.|
|v. t.||1.||To make ignoble.|
|Adj.||1.||ignoble - 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.|
noble - having or showing or indicative of high or elevated character; "a noble spirit"; "noble deeds"
|2.||ignoble - not of the nobility; "of ignoble (or ungentle) birth"; "untitled civilians"|