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Synonyms for modest

Synonyms for modest

having or expressing feelings of humility

not forward but reticent or reserved in manner

morally beyond reproach, especially in sexual conduct

not lewd or obscene

not elaborate or showy, as in appearance or style

not excessive or extreme in amount, degree, or force

suited to or within the means of ordinary people

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marked by simplicity

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not large but sufficient in size or amount

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free from pomp or affectation

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not offensive to sexual mores in conduct or appearance

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low or inferior in station or quality

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humble in spirit or manner

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limited in size or scope

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Other designers known for modest garb included Mayovera from Turkey and Helena Latifi from Norway.
In the Canada's defence community, Modest Tree is quickly becoming known as the go-to firm for next-generation training software and tools for aerospace and defence applications.
However, the modest fashion market is fragmented and this has created challenges for market players in different countries to scale and expand cross- border.
And many online stores have found their products appeal to women outside their own faith, so that there is a building recognition of commonalities and bonds of empathy across faiths, as recognising each other for their modest dress.
Bush does propose some modest budget cuts, his budget also calls for an overall increase in spending and (no surprise here
The only bands who've played here who I would even consider seeing were the Pixies and Modest Mouse," Bonazzola said.
1 -- 2) Charged with choosing the acts for the All Tomorrow's Parties festival in Long Beach, Modest Mouse, above, started at the top with Lou Reed, left, who wrote the song after which the event is named.
Although modest in area, the impact of these lightwells is significant three dimensionally, and the use of different colours to identify each of the shafts introduces added interest with tints of reflected light.
All right, maybe that's not such a modest proposal.
Non-building construction advanced 4 percent in May, reversing April's modest slippage.
The national partnership with Modest Needs Foundation signals Loews Hotels' renewed commitment to its Good Neighbor policy, which was the first of its kind in the travel industry when it was launched in 1990.
Modest fashion is gaining mainstream interest across the board.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO --16 July 2017: The Modist, the premier online destination for luxury modest fashion, has launched in Arabic.
Modest Coffee started in the fall of 2013 as a project to connect coffee drinkers with higher quality coffee beans.
President Bush is in his second term, his last term, and I think he plans to work more aggressively with the Congress, but to start in a reasonable way, a modest way--start with the temporary workers' program, see if we can get that through, and then see where we go from there.