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modestly

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of modestly

  1. 1 in a manner showing no signs of pride or self-assertion spoke modestly about his accomplishments as an entrepreneur Synonyms of modestly abjectly, deferentially, hat in hand, humbly, meanly, meekly, lowly, sheepishly, submissivelyWords Related to modestly obsequiously, servilely, subserviently; fearfully, mousily, timidly; bashfully, diffidently, self-deprecatingly, shyly, timorously; civilly, courteously, politely, respectfully, suppliantlyNear Antonyms of modestly fearlessly; discourteously, disdainfully, disrespectfully, impertinently, rashly, recklessly, saucily; bitchily, impolitely, impudently, rudely, uncivilly, ungraciouslyAntonyms of modestly arrogantly, audaciously, boldly, brashly, brazenly, contemptuously, haughtily, huffily, imperiously, loftily, pompously, presumptuously, pretentiously, pridefully, proudly, scornfully, self-importantly, superciliously, swaggeringly, uppishly

  2. 2 with purity of thought and deed dressed modestly to go to church Synonyms of modestly chastely, innocently, purely, morally, righteously, virtuouslyWords Related to modestly decently, decorously, properly; priggishly, primly, prudishlyNear Antonyms of modestly indecently, obscenely, vulgarly; lasciviously, lewdly, lustfullyAntonyms of modestly evilly, immorally, impurely, sinfully, wickedly



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