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One entry found for modest.
Main Entry: modĚest
Pronunciation: primarystressmäd-schwast
Function: adjective
1 a : having a limited and not overly high opinion of oneself and one's abilities b : not boastful : somewhat shy <a modest winner>
2 : moderate in amount, size, or extent <a modest request> <a modest cottage>
3 : clean and proper in thought, conduct, and dress : DECENT
- modĚestĚly adverb

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