modest

  1. adjective
    free from pomp or affectation; "comfortable but modest cottages"; "a simple rectangular brick building"; "a simple man with simple tastes"
  2. adjective
    low or inferior in station or quality; "a humble cottage"; "a lowly parish priest"; "a modest man of the people"; "small beginnings"
  3. adjective
    humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness; "meek and self-effacing"
  4. adjective
    not large but sufficient in size or amount; "a modest salary"; "modest inflation"; "helped in my own small way"
  5. adjective
    not offensive to sexual mores in conduct or appearance
  6. adjective
    marked by simplicity; having a humble opinion of yourself; "a modest apartment"; "too modest to wear his medals"
  7. adjective
    limited in size or scope; "a small business"; "a newspaper with a modest circulation"; "small-scale plans"; "a pocket-size country"
  8. adjective
    free from ostentation or pretension; "the restrained elegance of the room"