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modesty
British English: /ˈmɒdɪsti/
American English: /ˈmɑdəsti/

Translation of modesty in German:

noun no pl.

  • 1
    (freedom from conceit) Bescheidenheit, die
    in all modesty
    bei aller Bescheidenheit
    the [sheer] modesty of the man!
    [ironic]
    die Bescheidenheit in Person!
  • 2the modesty of their demands
    ihre maßvollen Forderungen
  • 3 (regard for propriety) modest 4:
    Sittsamkeit, die [archaic]
    Schicklichkeit, die
    Unauffälligkeit, die
    Dezentheit, die

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