: the quality or state of being humble
Examples of HUMILITY
- He accepted the honor with humility.
- The ordeal taught her humility.
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Related to HUMILITY
- demureness, down-to-earthness, humbleness, lowliness, meekness, modesty
- arrogance, assumption, bumptiousness, conceit, egoism, egotism, haughtiness, hauteur, huffiness, imperiousness, loftiness, lordliness, peremptoriness, pomposity, pompousness, presumptuousness, pretense (or pretence), pretension, pretentiousness, pride, pridefulness, superciliousness, superiority, toploftiness
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