Italian translation of 'self-effacing'
Example Sentences Including 'self-effacing'
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Shy and self-effacing, he was not a natural celebrity.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
That was a typically self-effacing smokescreen.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
He may no longer rely on his haircuts to do the talking but he is still shy and self-effacing.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
He was typically self-effacing, showing us his party trick of being loud and brash and modest at the same time.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
If you ask him about it, he instinctively strokes his chin and laughs in a typically self-effacing and slightly embarrassed way.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
He is quiet, self-effacing and wry.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
He was a quiet and self-effacing person who took joy in the success of others.Christianity Today (2000)
In fact he was very quiet and self-effacing.THE DOG LISTENER: Learning the Language of your Best Friend (2002)
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Used Rarely. self-effacing is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translation of self-effacing from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary