English-Swedish translation of modest

Translation of the word modest from english to swedish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

modest in Swedish

modest
acceptableadjective modest
  pricesadjective rimlig
  degreeadjective anspråkslös, rimlig
  characteradjective blygsam, anspråkslös, försynt
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Definitions of modest
adjective
1. modest - not offensive to sexual mores in conduct or appearance
  immodest offending against sexual mores in conduct or appearance
  decent conforming to conventions of sexual behavior; "speech in this circle, if not always decent, never became lewd"- George Santayana
  modestness, modesty formality and propriety of manner
  demure, overmodest, coy modestly or warily rejecting approaches or overtures; "like a wild young colt, very inquisitive but very coy and not to be easily cajoled"
  decent conforming to conventions of sexual behavior; "speech in this circle, if not always decent, never became lewd"- George Santayana
  decent conforming to conventions of sexual behavior; "speech in this circle, if not always decent, never became lewd"- George Santayana
  shamefaced showing a sense of shame
2. modest - marked by simplicity; having a humble opinion of yourself; "a modest apartment"; "too modest to wear his medals"
  immodest offending against sexual mores in conduct or appearance
  humble marked by meekness or modesty; not arrogant or prideful; "a humble apology"; "essentially humble...and self-effacing, he achieved the highest formal honors and distinctions"- B.K.Malinowski
  unassuming, retiring not arrogant or presuming; "unassuming to a fault, skeptical about the value of his work"; "a shy retiring girl"
3. modest - not large but sufficient in size or amount; "a modest salary"; "modest inflation"; "helped in my own small way"
  small
  moderate not extreme; "a moderate penalty"; "temperate in his response to criticism"
4. modest - free from pomp or affectation; "comfortable but modest cottages"; "a simple rectangular brick building"; "a simple man with simple tastes"
  unpretentious lacking pretension or affectation; "an unpretentious country church"; "her quiet unpretentious demeanor"
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