What is the opposite of overbearing?

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Adjective
Opposite of unpleasantly overpowering
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(last) Opposite of superseding others in importance or status
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(lowest) Opposite of superseding others in importance or status
“In a result that shocked everyone, the third-seeded player was knocked out by the lowest seed in the competition.”
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Opposite of characterized by a pompous air of infallibility
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Opposite of having or showing an autocratic manner
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(unimportant) Opposite of superseding others in importance or status
“Thus, she has to search through a large set of irrelevant information before getting access to the information that might be of interest to him.”
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(secondary) Opposite of superseding others in importance or status
“Accounting was just an ancillary subject in my pursuit to get into an engineering course.”
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Opposite of insisting on immediate attention or obedience, especially in a brusquely imperious way
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Opposite of giving an authoritative command
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Opposite of inflicting harsh and authoritarian treatment
Adjective
Opposite of overpowering, staggering, or irresistibly strong
“Washington was shocked and amazed that Howe made no effort to attack his weak army.”
Adjective
Opposite of characterized by conceited assertiveness and dogmatism
Adjective
Opposite of superseding others in importance or status
“The last thing you should do is check your work.”
Adjective
Opposite of feeling or expressing contempt or derision
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to carry over
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