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Definition of Notable


  1. Capable of being noted; noticeable; plan; evident.
  2. Worthy of notice; remarkable; memorable; noted or distinguished; as, a notable event, person.
  3. Well-known; notorious.
  4. A person, or thing, of distinction.
  5. One of a number of persons, before the revolution of 1789, chiefly of the higher orders, appointed by the king to constitute a representative body.

Notable Quotations

History has demonstrated that the most notable winners usually encountered heartbreaking obstacles before they triumphed. They won because they refused to become discouraged by their defeats.
B. C. Forbes

Mushrooms provide a vast array of potential medicinal compounds. Many mushrooms - such as portobello, oyster, reishi and maitake - are well-known for these properties, but the lion's mane mushroom, in particular, has drawn the attention of researchers for its notable nerve-regenerative properties.
Paul Stamets

I'm not a child star, but you could say that I've grown up on TV. I went from being an unknown, down-and-out comic from Brooklyn and the Bronx to being a regular character on a major network comedy called 'Martin.' From there I went on to become the most notable black comic on 'Saturday Night Live' since Eddie Murphy.
Tracy Morgan

In every phenomenon the beginning remains always the most notable moment.
Thomas Carlyle

Very notable was his distinction between coarseness and vulgarity, coarseness, revealing something; vulgarity, concealing something.
E. M. Forster
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Notable Translations

notable in German is bemerkenswert
notable in Hungarian is nevezetes
notable in Latin is notabilis
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