5 letter word starting with no

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nomen past participle of Nim, p. p. of Nim.
nobby adjective Stylish; modish; elegant; showy; aristocratic; fashionable.
noble superl. Possessing eminence, elevation, dignity, etc.; above whatever is low, mean, degrading, or dishonorable; magnanimous; as, a noble nature or action; a noble heart., Grand; stately; magnificent; splendid; as, a noble edifice., Of exalted rank; of or pertaining to the nobility; distinguished from the masses by birth, station, or title; highborn; as, noble blood; a noble personage., A person of rank above a commoner; a nobleman; a peer., An English money of account, and, formerly, a gold coin, of the value of 6 s. 8 d. sterling, or about $1.61., A European fish; the lyrie., To make noble; to ennoble.
nobly adverb Of noble extraction; as, nobly born or descended., In a noble manner; with greatness of soul; heroically; with magnanimity; as, a deed nobly done., Splendidly; magnificently.
nodal adjective Of the nature of, or relating to, a node; as, a nodal point.
noddy noun A simpleton; a fool., Any tern of the genus Anous, as A. stolidus., The arctic fulmar (Fulmarus glacialis). Sometimes also applied to other sea birds., An old game at cards., A small two-wheeled one-horse vehicle., An inverted pendulum consisting of a short vertical flat spring which supports a rod having a bob at the top; — used for detecting and measuring slight horizontal vibrations of a body to which it is attached.
noght adverb Not.
noier noun An annoyer.
noils noun pl. Waste and knots of wool removed by the comb; combings.
noint verb t. To anoint.
noise noun Sound of any kind., Especially, loud, confused, or senseless sound; clamor; din., Loud or continuous talk; general talk or discussion; rumor; report., Music, in general; a concert; also, a company of musicians; a band., To sound; to make a noise., To spread by rumor or report., To disturb with noise.
noisy superl. Making a noise, esp. a loud sound; clamorous; vociferous; turbulent; boisterous; as, the noisy crowd., Full of noise.
nolde Would not.
nomad noun One of a race or tribe that has no fixed location, but wanders from place to place in search of pasture or game., Roving; nomadic.
nomic adjective Customary; ordinary; — applied to the usual English spelling, in distinction from strictly phonetic methods., Nomic spelling.
nonce noun The one or single occasion; the present call or purpose; — chiefly used in the phrase for the nonce.
nonda noun The edible plumlike fruit of the Australian tree, Parinarium Nonda.
nondo noun A coarse umbelliferous plant (Ligusticum actaeifolium) with a large aromatic root. It is found chiefly in the Alleghany region. Also called Angelico.
nones noun pl. The fifth day of the months January, February, April, June, August, September, November, and December, and the seventh day of March, May, July, and October. The nones were nine days before the ides, reckoning inclusively, according to the Roman method., The canonical office, being a part of the Breviary, recited at noon (formerly at the ninth hour, 3 P. M.) in the Roman Catholic Church., The hour of dinner; the noonday meal.
nonet noun Alt. of Nonetto
nonne noun A nun.
nonny noun A silly fellow; a ninny.
nonyl noun The hydrocarbon radical, C9H19, derived from nonane and forming many compounds. Used also adjectively; as, nonyl alcohol.
noose noun A running knot, or loop, which binds the closer the more it is drawn., To tie in a noose; to catch in a noose; to entrap; to insnare.
nopal noun A cactaceous plant (Nopalea cochinellifera), originally Mexican, on which the cochineal insect feeds, and from which it is collected. The name is sometimes given to other species of Cactaceae.
noria noun A large water wheel, turned by the action of a stream against its floats, and carrying at its circumference buckets, by which water is raised and discharged into a trough; used in Arabia, China, and elsewhere for irrigating land; a Persian wheel.
norie noun The cormorant.
norma noun A norm; a principle or rule; a model; a standard., A mason’s or a carpenter’s square or rule., A templet or gauge.
norna noun One of the three Fates, Past, Present, and Future. Their names were Urd, Verdandi, and Skuld., A tutelary deity; a genius.
norse adjective Of or pertaining to ancient Scandinavia, or to the language spoken by its inhabitants., The Norse language.
north noun That one of the four cardinal points of the compass, at any place, which lies in the direction of the true meridian, and to the left hand of a person facing the east; the direction opposite to the south., Any country or region situated farther to the north than another; the northern section of a country., Specifically: That part of the United States lying north of Mason and Dixon’s line. See under Line., Lying toward the north; situated at the north, or in a northern direction from the point of observation or reckoning; proceeding toward the north, or coming from the north., To turn or move toward the north; to veer from the east or west toward the north., Northward.
nosed imp. & past participle of Nose, Having a nose, or such a nose; — chieflay used in composition; as, pug-nosed.
nosel verb t. To nurse; to lead or teach; to foster; to nuzzle.
nosle noun Nozzle.
notal adjective Of or pertaining to the back; dorsal.
notch noun A hollow cut in anything; a nick; an indentation., A narrow passage between two elevation; a deep, close pass; a defile; as, the notch of a mountain., To cut or make notches in ; to indent; also, to score by notches; as, to notch a stick., To fit the notch of (an arrow) to the string.
noted imp. & past participle of Note, Well known by reputation or report; eminent; celebrated; as, a noted author, or traveler.
noter noun One who takes notice., An annotator.
notum noun The back.
notus noun The south wind.
nouch noun An ouch; a jewel.
nould Would not.
noule noun The top of the head; the head or noll.
novel adjective Of recent origin or introduction; not ancient; new; hence, out of the ordinary course; unusual; strange; surprising., That which is new or unusual; a novelty., News; fresh tidings., A fictitious tale or narrative, professing to be conformed to real life; esp., one intended to exhibit the operation of the passions, and particularly of love., A new or supplemental constitution. See the Note under Novel, a.
novum noun A game at dice, properly called novem quinque (L., nine five), the two principal throws being nine and five.
noway adverb Alt. of Noways
nowch noun See Nouch.
nowed adjective Knotted; tied in a knot, as a serpent.
nowel noun Christmas; also, a shout of joy at Christmas for the birth of the Savior., A kind of hymn, or canticle, of mediaeval origin, sung in honor of the Nativity of our Lord; a Christmas carol., The core, or the inner part, of a mold for casting a large hollow object., The bottom part of a mold or of a flask, in distinction from the cope; the drag.
nowes noun pl. The marriage knot.
noyau noun A cordial of brandy, etc., flavored with the kernel of the bitter almond, or of the peach stone, etc.
noyer noun An annoyer.
noyls noun pl. See Noils.
nozle noun Nozzle.