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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. modest: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  2. modest: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  3. modest: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  4. modest: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  5. modest: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  6. modest: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  7. modest: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  8. modest: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  9. modest: Rhymezone [home, info]
  10. modest: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  11. Modest: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Modest, Modest (email client), Modest (bishop of Trier): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  13. modest: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  14. modest: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. modest, Modest: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  16. modest: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  17. modest: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  18. modest: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  19. modest: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  20. modest: Wiktionary [home, info]
  21. modest: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  22. modest, Modest: Wordnik [home, info]
  23. modest: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  24. modest: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  25. modest: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  26. modest: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  27. modest: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  28. modest: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. modest: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. modest: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. modest: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. modest: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Modest: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. modest-: Glossary of Roots of Botanical Names [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (modest)

adjective:  not large but sufficient in size or amount ("A modest salary")
adjective:  not offensive to sexual mores in conduct or appearance
adjective:  marked by simplicity; having a humble opinion of yourself ("A modest apartment")
adjective:  free from pomp or affectation ("Comfortable but modest cottages")
adjective:  free from ostentation or pretension
adjective:  limited in size or scope ("A newspaper with a modest circulation")
adjective:  humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness
adjective:  low or inferior in station or quality ("A modest man of the people")
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #50365)

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Words similar to modest:   humble, low, lowly, meek, mild, minor, modestly, plain, restrained, simple, small, small-scale, unostentatious, chaste, unassuming, more...

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