Origin of immodest
OTHER WORDS FROM immodestim·mod·est·ly, adverbim·mod·es·ty, noun
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How to use immodest in a sentence
At the risk of sounding immodest, most assembly Republican leaders had to run to keep up with me.
In the first three months of 2021, Hawley’s fundraising numbers were immodest.
This is going to sound very immodest, but I had one success after another, academically.The Charmed Life of Frank Wilczek - Issue 98: Mind|Nell Freudenberger|March 17, 2021|Nautilus
But if that indeed is their goal, then I have a very immodest suggestion: extend the ban to the owners.Is HGH, Allegedly Alex Rodriguez’s Drug of Choice, Really So Bad?|Kent Sepkowitz|August 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And anybody who thinks that he or she has the right answers is probably pretty immodest and wrong.
Initially, studios rejected the idea of adapting Bond for the screen not on account of his immodest sexuality, not is bloodlust.
Aishca, expressed her opinion that the thing would be immodest and dangerous.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
One very immodest angel is supposed to be the portrait of the Duchess of Alba, who was famed for her numerous intrigues.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 1 (of 4)|Richard Muther
You saw nothing on public stages but indecent harlequinades, dirty and scandalous intrigue, foul jests, immodest loves.The Memoirs of Count Carlo Gozzi; Volume the first|Count Carlo Gozzi
Where would indecent costumes, immodest dances, equivocal friendships be, if brothers were more frequent advisers?The Hearth-Stone|Samuel Osgood
He shared the feelings of the delightful lady who remarked that in her opinion it was immodest to go abroad without gloves.From the Easy Chair, series 2|George William Curtis