English dictionary definition of:

modest


Adjective

  • marked by simplicity; having a humble opinion of yourself
  • not offensive to sexual mores in conduct or appearance
  • not large but sufficient in size or amount
  • free from pomp or affectation
  • low or inferior in station or quality
  • humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness
  • limited in size or scope

Thesaurus

humble   low   lowly   meek   mild   minor   pocket-size   pocket-sized   small   small-scale  

Scrabble score for modest


Scrabble score = 9

generated at 13:51:12 on 12-02-20

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