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not proud and not thinking that you are better than other people
a modest person does not like to talk about themselves, their achievements, or their abilities, even if they are successful
showing approval behaving in a quiet and pleasant way, without trying to appear better or more important than other people
a self-effacing person does not want to be noticed by other people and tends not to talk about their abilities or achievements
showing approval not trying to impress people with money, style, intelligence, importance, etc
not asking or expecting other people to help or to pay attention to you
deliberately not attracting public attention
showing that you think you are not very good or important
used when you do not want to seem too proud of your own ability or achievement
used for saying that you do not want to talk about yourself, your achievements, or your abilities
a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
to allow someone to do something, or to allow something to happen
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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