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immodestadjective

uk   /ɪˈmɒd.ɪst/  us   /-ˈmɑː.dɪst/ formal disapproving
having too high an ​opinion of yourself: He makes these immodest ​statements of his own ​brilliance. showing too much of the ​body: showing an immodest ​amount of ​leg
immodesty
noun [U] uk   /ɪˈmɒd.ə.sti/  us   /-ˈmɑː.də-/ formal
(Definition of immodest from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “immodest”
in Spanish indecente, impúdico, creído…
in Vietnamese khiếm nhã…
in Malaysian tidak senonoh…
in Thai ไม่ละอายใจ…
in French impudique…
in German unbescheiden…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自负的,不谦虚的, 过分暴露身体的…
in Indonesian tak tahu malu…
in Chinese (Traditional) 自負的,不謙虛的, 過分暴露身體的…
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