1. Marked by simplicity;
    Having a humble opinion of yourself (synset 301543393)
    "a modest apartment"; "too modest to wear his medals"
  2. Not large but sufficient in size or amount (synset 301537031)
    "a modest salary"; "modest inflation"; "helped in my own small way"
  3. Free from pomp or affectation (synset 301857844)
    "comfortable but modest cottages"; "a simple rectangular brick building"; "a simple man with simple tastes"
  4. Not offensive to sexual mores in conduct or appearance (synset 301541980)
    "a modest neckline in her dress covered her up to her collarbone"
  5. Low or inferior in station or quality (synset 302348528)
    "a humble cottage"; "a lowly parish priest"; "a modest man of the people"; "small beginnings"
  6. Humble in spirit or manner;
    Suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness (synset 301899577)
    "meek and self-effacing"
  7. Relatively moderate, limited, or small (synset 301418056)
    "a small business"; "a newspaper with a modest circulation"; "small-scale plans"; "a pocket-size country"

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