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self-effacing

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not comfortable around people
  • he's dating a sweet, self-effacing girl

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The first known use of self-effacing was in 1854

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“Self-effacing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/self-effacing. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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