One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a quiet unassuming man’
modest, self-effacing, humble, meek, mild, retiring, demure, restrained, reserved, withdrawn, reticent, diffident, shy, bashful, timid, timorous, shrinking, unconfident, insecure, unassertive
unobtrusive, unostentatious, unpretentious, unaffected, natural, genuine, simple, artless, ingenuous
bold, boastful, pretentious
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