Definitions of modesty

  1. freedom from vanity or conceit Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. formality and propriety of manner Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. The quality or state of being modest; that lowly temper which accompanies a moderate estimate of one's own worth and importance; absence of self-assertion, arrogance, and presumption; humility respecting one's own merit. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Natural delicacy or shame regarding personal charms and the sexual relation; purity of thought and manners; due regard for propriety in speech or action. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Regard for what is proper in behavior or manner; purity in word and act; proper reserve concerning one's own powers etc. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. Absence of presumption: decency: chastity: purity: moderation. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. Absence of presumption; chastity; moderation. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  8. Decent reserve and propriety; decorum. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. The quality of being modest; the temper which accompanies a moderate estimate of one's worth and importance; moderation; chastity; purity of manners. Modesty-piece, narrow lace formerly worn by females over the bosom. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  10. The lowly estimation of one's own merits, importance, or powers; unassuming conduct; propriety of manner or behaviour; decency; decorum; chastity. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  11. n. Quality of being modest; absence of self-confidence, arrogance and presumption; -absence of unwomanly or indecent bearing or conduct; purity of conduct. Cabinet Dictionary

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