Detailed Translations for modest from English to Dutch


Translation Matrix for modest:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bescheiden documents
kies back tooth; molar
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bescheiden considerate; discreet; humble; meek; modest; of simple origin; simple; unassuming; unobtrusive; unpretentious
discreet considerate; discreet; modest
eenvoudig humble; modest; of simple origin; simple austere; common; easily; easy; effortless; frugal; not difficult; not hard; ordinarily; ordinary; plain; scanty; simple; sober; unaffected; uncomplicated
gering modest; unassuming; unpretentious infinitesimal; insignificant; little; minimal; minor; scant; slight; small
ingetogen considerate; discreet; modest aloof; demure; grave; reserved; reticent; sedate; sober
kies considerate; discreet; modest decent; diplomatic; discreet; honorable; honourable; neat; respectable; tactful
nederig humble; meek; modest; of simple origin; simple; unobtrusive
nietig modest; unassuming; unpretentious invalid; minimal; natural; null; relaxed; slight; unconstrained; void
onaanzienlijk modest; unassuming; unpretentious
onbetekenend modest; unassuming; unpretentious futile; insignificant; meaningless; trifling; trivial; unimportant; unremarkable
onderdanig humble; meek; modest; unobtrusive fawning; humble; obsequious; servile; slavishly; submissive
ootmoedig humble; meek; modest; unobtrusive
schraal austere; modest; simple; sober; unpretentious barren; flimsy; lean; meager; meagre; miserable; parched; poor; puny; shabby; skinny; thin; unfruitful
- humble; low; lowly; meek; mild; minor; pocket-size; pocket-sized; small; small-scale
AdverbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
dunnetjes austere; modest; simple; sober; unpretentious
magertjes austere; modest; simple; sober; unpretentious
schraaltjes austere; modest; simple; sober; unpretentious
sobertjes austere; modest; simple; sober; unpretentious
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- decent
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
discrete considerate; discreet; modest
niet hoogmoedig modest
niet voornaam humble; modest; of simple origin; simple
van eenvoudige komaf humble; modest; of simple origin; simple

Related Words for "modest":

  • modester, modestest, modestly

Synonyms for "modest":

Antonyms for "modest":

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. geen te hoge verwachtingen van zichzelf hebbend

Cross Translation:
modest bescheiden; eenvoudig bescheiden — zurückhaltend; seine Erfolge oder sein Können in Erzählungen schmälernd oder nicht erwähnend
modest bescheiden; eenvoudig bescheiden — einfach, schlicht, unluxuriös
modest eerbaar; zedelijk sittsamveraltend, von Frauen: Männern gegenüber zurückhaltend
modest ingetogen zurückhaltend — sich nicht in den Vordergrund drängend
modest nuffig; preuts; zedig bégueule — (familier, fr) Sottement pudibond, exagérément prude et qui se donne des airs de vertu.
modest bescheiden; discreet; ingetogen; teruggetrokken; zedig modeste — Qui a de la retenue, de la modération, qui ne donner dans aucun excès.

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