Translation of "modest" - English-Spanish dictionary

modest

adjective uk /ˈmɒd·ɪst/

A modest person does not talk about how good he or she is.

modesto
He’s very modest about his achievements.
modestly adverb /ˈmɒd·ɪst·li/

modestamente
She spoke modestly about her work.

(Translation of “modest” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

modest

adjective /ˈmodist/

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

modesto
He’s very modest about his success.

decent, or showing good taste; not shocking

recatado
modest clothing.

not very large; moderate

pequeño, moderado
She’s a person of modest ambitions.
modestly adverb

modestamente
You have to dress modestly in church.
modesty noun

modestia

(Translation of “modest” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)