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no·ta·bil·i·ty

 (nō′tə-bĭl′ĭ-tē)
n. pl. no·ta·bil·i·ties
1. The state or quality of being eminent or worthy of notice.
2. A prominent or notable person.

notability

(ˌnəʊtəˈbɪlɪtɪ)
n, pl -ties
1. the state or quality of being notable
2. a distinguished person; notable

no•ta•bil•i•ty

(ˌnoʊ təˈbɪl ɪ ti)

n., pl. -ties.
1. the state or quality of being notable.
2. a notable or prominent person.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.notability - a celebrity who is an inspiration to othersnotability - a celebrity who is an inspiration to others; "he was host to a large gathering of luminaries"
celebrity, famous person - a widely known person; "he was a baseball celebrity"

notability

noun
1. fame, celebrity, distinction, esteem, eminence, renown The book contained 48 charts, each dedicated to a person of notability.
2. celebrity, worthy, notable, big name, dignitary, celeb (informal), personage, megastar (informal), V.I.P. They want to get hold of some minor television notability to open the fete.

notability

noun
1. A position of exalted widely recognized importance:
Translations
významná osobnost
yfirburîir
významná osobnosť
dikkate değer olmaönemli olma

notability

[ˌnəʊtəˈbɪlɪtɪ] N
1. [of person] → notabilidad f
2. (= person) → notabilidad f, personaje m

notability

n
(= person)bedeutende Persönlichkeit; the notabilities of the towndie Honoratioren plder Stadt
(= eminence)Berühmtheit f, → Bedeutung f

note

(nəut) noun
1. a piece of writing to call attention to something. He left me a note about the meeting.
2. (in plural) ideas for a speech, details from a lecture etc written down in short form. The students took notes on the professor's lecture.
3. a written or mental record. Have you kept a note of his name?
4. a short explanation. There is a note at the bottom of the page about that difficult word.
5. a short letter. She wrote a note to her friend.
6. (American bill) a piece of paper used as money; a bank-note. a five-dollar note.
7. a musical sound. The song ended on a high note.
8. a written or printed symbol representing a musical note.
9. an impression or feeling. The conference ended on a note of hope.
verb
1. (often with down) to write down. He noted (down) her telephone number in his diary.
2. to notice; to be aware of. He noted a change in her behaviour.
ˈnotable adjective
worth taking notice of; important. There were several notable people at the meeting.
ˌnotaˈbility noun
ˈnotably adverb
1. in particular. Several people offered to help, notably Mrs Brown.
2. in a noticeable way. Her behaviour was notably different from usual.
ˈnoted adjective
well-known. a noted author; This town is noted for its cathedral.
ˈnotelet (-lit) noun
a small piece of notepaper, often folded like a card and with a picture on it, used for short letters.
ˈnotebook noun
a small book in which to write notes.
ˈnotecase noun
a case for bank-notes, carried in the pocket.
ˈnotepaper noun
paper for writing letters.
ˈnoteworthy adjective
worthy of notice; remarkable.
ˈnoteworthiness noun
take note of
to notice and remember. He took note of the change in her appearance.
References in classic literature ?
Helene had been at Erfurt during the famous meeting of the Emperors and had brought from there these connections with the Napoleonic notabilities.
Pulling an oar in the Jeroboam's boat, was a man of a singular appearance, even in that wild whaling life where individual notabilities make up all totalities.
Such homes had these various notabilities left behind them in the fine world of Paris, that the spies among the assembled devotees of Monseigneur--forming a goodly half of the polite company--would have found it hard to discover among the angels of that sphere one solitary wife, who, in her manners and appearance, owned to being a Mother.