Definitions For Modest


  • Relatively moderate, limited, or small
  • Not large but sufficient in size or amount
  • Free from pomp or affectation
  • Humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness
  • Low or inferior in station or quality


  • Not offensive to sexual mores in conduct or appearance
  • Marked by simplicity; having a humble opinion of yourself

Is Modest a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Modest is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Modest in a Sentence

  • They own a modest home near the beach.
  • She enjoyed modest success with her singing career.
  • He earns a modest income.

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Antonyms for Modest

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