Definition of humbleness in US English:



  • See humble

    • ‘It is also tempting to believe the onset of injury problems could even have unearthed a new humbleness in the outlook of a player who has not always won friends in the pressroom.’
    • ‘She is truly a great lady and she seems to have kept her humility and humbleness with consultants in spite of the millions of dollars generated.’
    • ‘In all aspects of life, humility and humbleness are admired.’
    • ‘I feel this humbleness is exactly what Americans need.’
    • ‘I've been alternating between waves of humbleness and gratitude and self-pity, fatigue, and frustration.’