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Meaning of MODESTLY

Pronunciation:  m'√Ędustlee

WordNet Dictionary
[adv]  in a modest manner; "the dissertation was entitled, modestly, `Remarks about a play by Shakespeare'"

MODESTLY is a 8 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: with modesty
 Antonyms: immodestly, without modesty



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Mod"est*ly\, adv.
In a modest manner.

Thesaurus Terms
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