adjective, hum·bler, hum·blest.
verb (used with object), hum·bled, hum·bling.
Origin of humble
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She was born into the humblest of Birmingham neighborhoods, to a mother who had been a butcher and a TV-salesman dad.Gillian Wearing: One of Today's 10 Most Important Artists|Blake Gopnik|June 5, 2011|DAILY BEAST
With genuine artists, even of the humblest sort, he was always on good terms.Richard Wagner|John F. Runciman
In the humblest forms of being we can trace scarcely anything besides a definite action in a few of the faculties.Vestiges of the Natural History of Creation|Robert Chambers
If the humblest servant in my house pointed a scornful finger at me and cried 'Coward,' I would bow my head.John Splendid|Neil Munro
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Idioms and Phrases with humblest
see eat crow (humble pie).