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Origin of unassuming
Examples from the Web for unassuming
In a tucked-away grave marked with a flat, unassuming stone, Anastasio Umberto bears that distinction.
Got to find that man, Harold vowed, and he did, locating an unassuming barber in South Brooklyn.The Stacks: Harold Conrad Was Many Things, But He Was Never, Ever Dull|Mark Jacobson|March 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The unassuming, charisma-free central banker never set out to be a player the way his predecessor Alan Greenspan did.
Over lunch in a Toronto café, she proved sharp, funny, forthright, and unassuming.Three Cheers for Alice Munro’s Nobel Prize in Literature|Malcolm Jones|October 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This unassuming, 39-seat spot in Los Angeles went from the minor leagues one year to the best restaurant of the year the next.
Personally he was a man of fine presence and manners, always pleasant to meet with on the street, cordial and unassuming.Cleveland Past and Present|Maurice Joblin
More, it was apparent that Phyllis had taken one of her sudden likings to the unassuming freshman.Marjorie Dean, College Sophomore|Pauline Lester
Here in Timber Town I met them—the unassuming celebrity, and the young entrepreneur.The Tale of Timber Town|Alfred Grace
Success deceives the most unassuming, and prevents them from foreseeing an approaching reverse.Memoirs To Illustrate The History Of My Time|Franois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
He was a plain, unassuming man, and did not feel above writing his speeches.Remarks|Bill Nye