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Definition 1: offending against sexual mores in conduct or appearance - [adjective denoting all]

(immodest is similar to ...) offending against sexual mores in conduct or appearance

"a bathing suit considered indecent by local standards"

(means also ...) offensive to good taste especially in sexual matters

"an earthy but not indecent story" "an indecent gesture"

(... are attributes of immodest) freedom from vanity or conceit

Definition 2: having or showing an exaggerated opinion of your importance, ability, etc - [adjective denoting all]

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

  • brash immodest boasting

(immodest is similar to ...) having or suggesting a consciousness of high position

"recited the decree with an important air" "took long important strides in the direction of his office"

(immodest is similar to ...) presumptuously arrogant

"had a witty but overweening manner" "no idea how overweening he would be" "getting a little uppity and needed to be slapped down"

(means also ...) tending to domineer

(means also ...) feeling self-respect or pleasure in something by which you measure your self-worth; or being a reason for pride

"proud parents" "a proud moment" "proud to serve his country" "a proud name" "proud princes"

(means also ...) exhibiting lack of respect; rude and discourteous

"remarks disrespectful of the law" "disrespectful in the presence of his parents" "disrespectful toward his teacher"

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