What does self-effacement mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. effacement, self-effacement(noun)

    withdrawing into the background; making yourself inconspicuous


  1. self-effacement(Noun)

    The act of keeping oneself in the background, as in humility.

    John likes to remain unnoticed and does so naturally through the self-effacement found in his personality.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of self-effacement in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of self-effacement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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