modest - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate modest

modest is hyphenated as mod-est

How to pronounce modest

modest is pronounced ´mɑːdɛs t

Number of syllables in modest

The number of syllables in modest is 2

What part of speech in modest?

modest is an adjective

How common in the word modest?

modest is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does modest convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'modest'

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Common collocations before 'modest'

being, did, even, first, how, just, man, most, much, now, only, own, such, very, well

Common collocations of 'modest'

back, before, being, did, down, even, father, first, great, home, how, just, keep, know, made, man, meant, most, much, now, only, over, own, people, place, seem, such, think, very, well

Words with similar spelling to modest

molest

Common Verb Collocations of modest

be, begin, compare, do, earn, find, follow, give, grow, have, live, look, make, may, meet, might, must, reserve, retire, rise, say, see, seem, set, should, start, take, will, 're, 's

Common Adverb Collocations of modest

also, as, enough, even, ever, extremely, far, how, however, just, little, much, never, not, once, only, perhaps, quite, rather, so, still, too, very, well, when, where, yet, Even, How, relatively

Common Conjunction Collocations of modest

and, but, nor, or, yet, Nor

Lists containing modest

Words with similar spelling to molest
Synonyms of 'aloof'
Synonyms of 'altruistic'
Synonyms of 'backward'
Synonyms of 'bashful'
Synonyms of 'becoming'
Synonyms of 'blank'
Synonyms of 'budget'
Synonyms of 'chaste'
Synonyms of 'cheap'
Synonyms of 'chilly'
Synonyms of 'clean'
Synonyms of 'cold'
Synonyms of 'common'
Synonyms of 'constrained'
Synonyms of 'cool'
Synonyms of 'decent'
Synonyms of 'decorous'
Synonyms of 'dedicated'
Synonyms of 'delicate'
Synonyms of 'demure'
Synonyms of 'detached'
Synonyms of 'devoted'
Synonyms of 'diffident'
Synonyms of 'disadvantaged'
Synonyms of 'discreet'
Synonyms of 'disinterested'
Synonyms of 'distant'
Synonyms of 'dry'
Synonyms of 'dull'
Synonyms of 'easy'
Synonyms of 'economic'
Synonyms of 'economical'
Synonyms of 'Economy'
Synonyms of 'elegant'
Synonyms of 'fair'
Synonyms of 'forbidding'
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