Synonyms of modesty in English:

modesty


See definition of modesty

noun

1‘Hannah's innate modesty cloaks many talents’

SYNONYMS
self-effacement, humility, lack of vanity, lack of pretension, unpretentiousness
shyness, bashfulness, self-consciousness, reserve, reticence, timidity, meekness
ANTONYMS

boastfulness

2‘Gandhi's political tactics obscured the modesty of his political aspirations’

SYNONYMS
limited scope, moderation, fairness, acceptability, smallness
ANTONYMS

grandeur

3‘it is appropriate to contrast the modesty of his home with those of more affluent politicians’

SYNONYMS
unpretentiousness, simplicity, plainness, lack of pretension, inexpensiveness, lack of extravagance
ANTONYMS

grandeur

4‘they jeered at her maidenly modesty’

SYNONYMS
decorum, decorousness, decency, seemliness, demureness, sobriety, severity
coyness, propriety, discreetness, delicacy, chasteness, virtue
ANTONYMS

immodesty, flamboyance