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Definition 1: a disposition to be humble; a lack of false pride - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where humbleness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • not everyone regards humility as a virtue

Synonyms for humbleness in the sense of this definition

(humbleness is a kind of ...) a distinguishing feature of your personal nature

(... is a kind of humbleness ) a disposition to be patient and long suffering

(... are attributes of humbleness) marked by meekness or modesty; not arrogant or prideful

"a humble apology" "essentially humble...and self-effacing, he achieved the highest formal honors and distinctions"

Definition 2: a humble feeling - [noun denoting feeling]

Samples where humbleness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he was filled with humility at the sight of the Pope

Synonyms for humbleness in the sense of this definition

(humbleness is a kind of ...) the experiencing of affective and emotional states

"she had a feeling of euphoria" "he had terrible feelings of guilt" "I disliked him and the feeling was mutual"

(... is a kind of humbleness ) the feeling of patient, submissive humbleness

(... is a kind of humbleness ) a feeling of being of little worth

Definition 3: the state of being humble and unimportant - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for humbleness in the sense of this definition

(humbleness is a kind of ...) an obscure and unimportant standing; not well known

"he worked in obscurity for many years"

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