Definition Of ignoble
not honorable in character or purpose.
ignoble feelings of intense jealousy
of humble origin or social status.
Example Of ignoble
A combination of Julius Caesar, Bertold Brecht, Benito Mussolini and Huey Long biopic it is a masterful novel, an in depth portrait of the struggles even ignoble politicians face and a meditation on the price of politics.
All it requires is following the example of some of their more ignoble predecessors - the Dixiecrats.
All right, Tarzan has no black characters, not even servants, neither noble nor ignoble savages.
But perhaps not: a victim is not necessarily ignoble or contemptible, except in the racist terms of others.
But the elevated, even chivalric, tone in which it is being conducted scarcely even masks its onesided and ignoble purpose.