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Meaning of “humbly” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of humbly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"humbly" in American English

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 us   /ˈhʌm·bli/
  • humbly adverb (SIMPLY)

in a ​simple way: They ​live humbly.
  • humbly adverb (NOT IN PROUD WAY)

in a way that ​shows you do not ​consider yourself as ​better than ​others: I humbly ​askyourpardon.
(Definition of humbly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “humbly”
in Chinese (Simplified) 谦恭地…
in Chinese (Traditional) 謙恭地,謙虛地…
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