phonetic symbol: / mádəst / 

modest - English Dictionary

[ adjective satellite ]
■ limited in size or scope
・a newspaper with a modest circulation
minor , pocket-size , pocket-sized , small , small-scale

[ adjective satellite ]
■ not large but sufficient in size or amount
・a modest salary
・modest inflation

[ 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 satellite ]
■ free from pomp or affectation
・comfortable but modest cottages

[ adjective satellite ]
■ humble in spirit or manner
■ suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness
meek , mild

[ adjective satellite ]
■ low or inferior in station or quality
・a modest man of the people
humble , low , lowly , small

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