Modest vs Unpresumptuous - What's the difference?

modest | unpresumptuous |


As adjectives the difference between modest and unpresumptuous

is that modest is not bragging or boasting about oneself or one's achievements, unpretentious, humble while unpresumptuous is not presumptuous; modest.

modest

English

Adjective

(en-adj)
  • Not bragging or boasting about oneself or one's achievements, unpretentious, humble.
  • Small, moderate in size.
  • He earns a modest amount of money.
    Her latest novel was a modest success.
  • (especially of behaviour or clothing) Avoiding being sexually suggestive.
  • Synonyms

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    Antonyms

    * immodest

    Derived terms

    * modest proposal * modesty

    unpresumptuous

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Not presumptuous; modest