self-effacing Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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self-effacingadjective

uk   us   /ˌself.ɪˈfeɪ.sɪŋ/
not making yourself ​noticeable, or not ​trying to get the ​attention of other ​people: The ​captain was ​typically self-effacing when ​questioned about the team's successes, giving ​credit to the other ​players.
Synonym
self-effacement
noun [U] uk   us   /-mənt/
self-effacingly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
(Definition of self-effacing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “self-effacing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不爱出风头的, 谦虚的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不愛出風頭的, 謙虛的…
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