humbleness

  • 1 Humbleness — Hum ble*ness, n. The quality of being humble; humility; meekness. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 humbleness — index poverty, respect Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 humbleness — See humbleness, humility …

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  • 4 humbleness — noun see humble I …

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  • 5 humbleness — See humble. * * * …

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  • 6 humbleness — noun Humility; the property of being humble …

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  • 7 humbleness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Lack of vanity or self importance: humility, lowliness, meekness, modesty. See ATTITUDE, BIG, SELF LOVE …

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  • 8 humbleness — hum·ble·ness || hÊŒmblnɪs n. simplicity, quality of being unpretentious; modesty, humility; submission, meekness …

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  • 9 humbleness — n. See humility …

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  • 10 humbleness — hum·ble·ness …

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  • 11 humbleness — noun 1. the state of being humble and unimportant • Syn: ↑unimportance, ↑obscureness, ↑lowliness • Derivationally related forms: ↑obscure (for: ↑obscureness), ↑unimportant …

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  • 12 humbleness, humility — Humbleness is a standard word but one now rarely used. It denotes a state of feeling inferior or insignificant, of holding oneself low in rank, position, and importance. Humility is as much overused as humbleness is neglected; it means about what …

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  • 13 humble — humbleness, n. humbler, n. humblingly, adv. humbly, adv. /hum beuhl, um /, adj., humbler, humblest, v., humbled, humbling. adj. 1. not proud or arrogant; modest: to be humble although successful …

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  • 14 humility — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Lack of pride Nouns 1. humility, humbleness; meekness, lowliness, lowness; [self ] abasement; submission, resignation; modesty, blush, suffusion, confusion. 2. humiliation, degradation, mortification;… …

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  • 15 Chinese honorifics — were developed due to class consciousness and Confucian principles of order and respect in Ancient and Imperial China. The Chinese polite language also affects Japanese honorifics conceptually; both emphasized the idea of classes and in group vs …

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  • 16 Mohammad Taghi Bahjat Foumani — Grand Ayatollah Mohammad Taghi (Taqi) Bahjat Foumani (born in 1917) is an Iranian Twelver Shi a Marja. He was born in Fouman, Gilan Province, Iran. At the age of 14, he moved to Karbala, Iraq to continue his religious studies. Four years later,… …

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  • 17 meekness — noun 1. the feeling of patient, submissive humbleness • Syn: ↑submission • Derivationally related forms: ↑meek • Hypernyms: ↑humility, ↑humbleness 2. a disposition to be patient and long suffering …

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  • 18 Humilities — Humility Hu*mil i*ty, n.; pl. {Humilities}. [OE. humilite, OF. humilit[ e], humelit[ e], F. humilit[ e], fr. L. humiliatis. See {Humble}.] 1. The state or quality of being humble; freedom from pride and arrogance; lowliness of mind; a modest… …

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  • 19 Humility — Hu*mil i*ty, n.; pl. {Humilities}. [OE. humilite, OF. humilit[ e], humelit[ e], F. humilit[ e], fr. L. humiliatis. See {Humble}.] 1. The state or quality of being humble; freedom from pride and arrogance; lowliness of mind; a modest estimate of… …

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  • 20 Luis Federico Leloir — Infobox Scientist name = Luis Federico Leloir imagesize = 180px caption = An early photograph of Leloir in his twenties birth date = birth date|1906|9|06 birth place = Paris, France death date = death date and age|1987|12|2|1906|9|06 death place …

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