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humility

noun [U] uk   /hjuːˈmɪl.ɪ.ti/ us    /-ə.t̬i/
C2 the quality of not being proud because you are aware of your bad qualities: He doesn't have the humility to admit when he's wrong. They might be very rich, but it wouldn't hurt them to show a little humility.
Translations of “humility”
in Korean 겸손…
in Arabic تَواضُع…
in French humilité…
in Turkish alçakgönüllülük, tevazu…
in Italian umiltà…
in Chinese (Traditional) 謙遜, 謙恭…
in Russian скромность…
in Polish pokora…
in Spanish humildad, modestia…
in Portuguese humildade…
in German die Bescheidenheit…
in Catalan humilitat…
in Japanese 謙虚…
in Chinese (Simplified) 谦逊, 谦恭…
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