Definitions for unassumingˌʌn əˈsu mɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•as•sum•ingˌʌn əˈsu mɪŋ(adj.)

  1. modest; unpretentious.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. retiring, unassuming(adj)

    not arrogant or presuming

    "unassuming to a fault, skeptical about the value of his work"; "a shy retiring girl"


  1. unassuming(Adjective)

    modest and having no pretensions or ostentation

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unassuming(adj)

    not assuming; not bold or forward; not arrogant or presuming; humble; modest; retiring; as, an unassuming youth; unassuming manners


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