Detailed Translations for modest from English to German


Translation Matrix for modest:

AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- humble; low; lowly; meek; mild; minor; pocket-size; pocket-sized; small; small-scale
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- decent
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
anspruchslos austere; modest; simple; sober; unassuming; unpretentious easily; easy; effortless; free; freely; light; not difficult; not hard; simple; unaffected; unassuming; unpretentious; without pretentions
bescheiden considerate; discreet; humble; meek; modest; of simple origin; simple; unassuming; unobtrusive; unpretentious
demütig humble; meek; modest; unobtrusive humble; meek
diskret considerate; discreet; modest discrete; distinct
einfach austere; considerate; discreet; humble; meek; modest; of simple origin; simple; sober; unobtrusive; unpretentious absolute; actual; austere; blatant; comfortable; common; commonly; customary; demure; downright; easily; easy; effortless; free; freely; frugal; genuine; grave; habitual; in truth; indeed; it's true; just; just like that; light; mean; not difficult; not hard; ordinarily; ordinary; pedestrian; plain; quite common; real; really; scanty; sedate; sheer; simple; simply; sober; straight; thoughtlessly; to be sure; truly; unaffected; uncomplicated; unpretentious; usual; vile; without any warning; without pretentions
einfacher Herkunft humble; modest; of simple origin; simple
nicht hochmütig modest
niedrig modest; unassuming; unpretentious base; inferior; low; mean; nasty; not high; poor; villainous
niedrige humble; modest; of simple origin; simple
schlicht austere; considerate; discreet; modest; simple; sober; unpretentious austere; demure; easily; easy; effortless; free; freely; frugal; grave; lank; not difficult; not hard; scanty; sedate; simple; sober; unaffected; uncomplicated; unpretentious; without pretentions
unbedeutend modest; unassuming; unpretentious feeble; futile; insignificant; marginal; meaningless; mediocre; not bad; not very good; poor; trifling; trivial; unimportant; unremarkable

Related Words for "modest":

  • modester, modestest, modestly

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Related Definitions for "modest":

  1. limited in size or scope1
    • a newspaper with a modest circulation1
  2. not large but sufficient in size or amount1
    • a modest salary1
    • modest inflation1
  3. not offensive to sexual mores in conduct or appearance1
  4. marked by simplicity; having a humble opinion of yourself1
    • a modest apartment1
    • too modest to wear his medals1
  5. free from pomp or affectation1
    • comfortable but modest cottages1
  6. humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness1
  7. low or inferior in station or quality1
    • a modest man of the people1

Wiktionary Translations for modest:

  1. not bragging or boasting about oneself or one's achievements
  1. mit wenig zufrieden sein, keine großen Ansprüche stellend
  2. veraltend, von Frauen: Männern gegenüber zurückhaltend
  3. sich nicht in den Vordergrund drängend
  1. einfach, schlicht, unluxuriös
  2. zurückhaltend; seine Erfolge oder sein Können in Erzählungen schmälernd oder nicht erwähnend

Cross Translation:
modest bescheiden bescheiden — geen te hoge verwachtingen van zichzelf hebbend
modest prüde; zimperlich bégueule — (familier, fr) Sottement pudibond, exagérément prude et qui se donne des airs de vertu.
modest anspruchslos; bescheiden modeste — Qui a de la retenue, de la modération, qui ne donner dans aucun excès.

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