modestynoun [ U ]uk /ˈmɒd.ɪ.sti/ us /ˈmɑː.dɪ.sti/
modesty noun [ U ] (QUIET SUCCESS)
modesty noun [ U ] (CLOTHES/BEHAVIOUR)
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