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Princeton's WordNet

  1. humbly, meeklyadverb

    in a humble manner

    "he humbly lowered his head"

  2. meanly, humblyadverb

    in a miserly manner

    "they lived meanly and without ostentation"

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  1. humblyadverb

    In a humble manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Humblyadverb

    with humility; lowly

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of humbly in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of humbly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of humbly in a Sentence

  1. Joseph Conrad:

    You can t, in sound morals, condemn a man for taking care of his own integrity. It is his clear duty. And least of all can you condemn an artist pursuing, however humbly and imperfectly, a creative aim. In that interior world where his thought and his emotions go seeking for the experience of imagined adventures, there are no policemen, no law, no pressure of circumstance or dread of opinion to keep him within bounds. Who then is going to say Nay to his temptations if not his conscience?

  2. Lopez Obrador:

    What we want to see is if we can put together a joint group to do some fact-finding about what happened, and humbly, based on that, accept our mistakes, that way, we will know what happened 500 years ago, how things happened, if there were abuses or not.

  3. Saenuri Party:

    Saenuri Party humbly accepts the result of the election, we failed to read the people's mind when the people were full of disappointment and rebuke.

  4. Federico Fellni:

    I claim the right to contradict myself. I don't want to deprive myself of the right to talk nonsense, and I ask humbly to be allowed to be wrong sometimes.

  5. Anouk Aimee:

    Some pray to marry the man they love, my prayer will somewhat vary I humbly pray to heaven above that I love the man I marry.

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