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Synonyms for modest

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Definitions for modest

  • adjective - limited in size or scope; "a small business"; "a newspaper with a modest circulation"; "small-scale plans"; "a pocket-size country"
  • adjective - not large but sufficient in size or amount; "a modest salary"; "modest inflation"; "helped in my own small way"
  • adjective - not offensive to sexual mores in conduct or appearance
  • adjective - marked by simplicity; having a humble opinion of yourself; "a modest apartment"; "too modest to wear his medals"
  • adjective - free from pomp or affectation; "comfortable but modest cottages"; "a simple rectangular brick building"; "a simple man with simple tastes"
  • adjective - humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness; "meek and self-effacing"
  • adjective - low or inferior in station or quality; "a humble cottage"; "a lowly parish priest"; "a modest man of the people"; "small beginnings"
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    Sounds like modest

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