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humble
British English: /ˈhʌmb(ə)l/
American English: /ˈhəmbəl/

Translation of humble in Italian:

adjective

  • 1 (lowly)
    (origin, position)
  • 2 (unpretentious)
    (dwelling, gift)
  • 4 (showing humility)
    (person, gratitude, reply, remark)

transitive verb

reflexive verb

  • to humble oneself
    umiliarsi
    before davanti a

Idioms

to eat humble pie

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