: not assuming : modest <an unassuming librarian> <an unassuming manner> <an unassuming neighborhood>
— un·as·sum·ing·ness noun
Examples of UNASSUMING
- He's just an unassuming guy.
- They lived in an unassuming home.
First Known Use of UNASSUMING
Related to UNASSUMING
- demure, down-to-earth, lowly, meek, modest, humble, unpretentious
- arrogant, bumptious, chesty, conceited, egotistic (or egotistical), fastuous, haughty, highfalutin (also hifalutin), high-and-mighty, high-handed, high-hat, hoity-toity, huffish, huffy, imperious, lordly, overweening, peremptory, pompous, presuming, presumptuous, pretentious, self-asserting, self-assertive, supercilious, superior, toplofty (also toploftical), uppish, uppity
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