Übersetzung von “modest” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

modest

adjectivemodest /ˈmɒdɪst/
≠boastful not liking to talk about your own skills or achievements
modeste

He's very modest, but he's an excellent skier.
Il est très modeste mais c'est un excellent skieur.
≠lavish small or simple and basic, not fancy or expensive
modeste

a very modest hotel
un hôtel très modeste

The wedding celebrations were modest.
Les festivités du mariage seront modestes.

modestly

adverbmodestly /ˈmɒdɪstli/
modestement , avec modestie

It is the custom here to dress modestly.
Ici, on a l'habitude de s'habiller décemment.

"I play the piano fairly well," she replied modestly.
"Je joue assez bien du piano." répondit-elle avec modestie.

(Übersetzung von “modest” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

modest

adjective /ˈmodist/

not having, or showing, too high an opinion of one’s abilities etc

modeste
He’s very modest about his success.

decent, or showing good taste; not shocking

réservé, pudique
modest clothing.

not very large; moderate

modeste
She’s a person of modest ambitions.
modestly adverb

modestement
modesty noun

modestie

(Übersetzung von “modest” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)