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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Offending against mores in conduct or appearance; Having or showing an exaggerated opinion of your importance, ability, etc.

Usage examples (27)
  • Brash immodest boasting
  • We don't want the girls coming in immodest clothing.
  • Not that Thumbeline could be called immodest, unless a baby can be so described, or an animal.
  • There was a good deal of splashing and horse-play, but nothing you could call immodest, though my fair skin came in for an amount of attention I had to get used to. for more
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