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Noun
The quality or state of being unassuming in the estimation of one's abilities
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“He had shown no false modesty about his ability to avoid the gardener.”
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The quality of being relatively moderate, limited, or small in amount, rate, or level
“His family was quite wealthy, but modesty was what they possessed in great amounts.”
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Behaviour, manner, or appearance intended to avoid impropriety or indecency
“I felt it would be a service to those families to provide guidelines regarding modesty and propriety so that such a technique could be done in the most respectful way possible.”
Noun
The quality or state of being morally pure
“In this day and age, that's very becoming modesty in a teenager.”
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Behaviour, manner, or appearance intended to avoid impropriety or indecency
“When I turned over, she held the cotton sheet up above her face to protect my modesty.”
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The state or quality of being unaffected
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A composed or serious manner or style
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The quality of being kind, tender, or mild-mannered
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