[noh-tuh-buh l] /ˈnoʊ tə bəl/
worthy of note or notice; noteworthy:
a notable success; a notable theory.
prominent, important, or distinguished:
many notable artists.
Archaic. capable, thrifty, and industrious.
a prominent, distinguished, or important person.
(usually initial capital letter) French History.
Obsolete. a notable fact or thing.
particularly or especially; in a way worthy of being noted
worthy of being noted or remembered; remarkable; distinguished
a notable person
mid-14c., from Old French notable “well-known, notable, remarkable” (13c.) and directly from Latin notabilis “noteworthy, extraordinary,” from notare “to note” (see note (v.)). The noun meaning “a person of distinction” is first recorded 1815. Related: Notably; notableness.
- Not about to
see: about to , def. 2.
- Not a chance
- Not a hope in hell
Also, not a prayer . No chance at all, as in There’s not a hope in hell that we have a winning bid , or If you don’t watch the conductor you won’t have a prayer of coming in on time . The first term was first recorded in 1923, the second in 1941. Both […]
/ˌnəʊˈtɛə/ noun 1. (in France) a public official authorized by the state to attest and certify certain legal documents, oversee property transactions, etc