MODEST MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Modest Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Evincing modestly in the actor, author, or speaker; not showing presumption; not excessive or extreme; moderate; as, a modest request; modest joy.
  2. (a.) Restraining within due limits of propriety; not forward, bold, boastful, or presumptious; rather retiring than pushing ones self forward; not obstructive; as, a modest youth; a modest man.
  3. (a.) Observing the proprieties of the sex; not unwomanly in act or bearing; free from undue familiarity, indecency, or lewdness; decent in speech and demeanor; -- said of a woman.


Synonyms:
Humble, Low, Lowly, Meek, Mild, Minor, Restrained, Small,

• Modestly Definition & Synonyms

  1. (adv.) In a modest manner.


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