But Richard never had any interest in the modest new ambitions of the contemporary media.
Franklin was arrested in July 2010 as he walked out of his modest green home in South Los Angeles.
I think the dynamics of this event could create enough momentum for modest gun control legislation.
modest Chile is an example of sound governance and a working pact between parties of the left, center, and right.
My Facebook page still reflects that—modest Mouse and Cursive and El-P.
As to the women of the peones, their dress is generally sombre-hued and modest.
Our hero listened with modest pleasure while it was being read.
On one side is Hans Sachs's modest shoemaker's shop, on the other the entrance to Pogner's stately dwelling.
Tell you what the trouble is with you, old man: you're too modest.
She behaved in a modest manner and put on no airs, for did she not know that she was dressed in the latest fashion?
1560s, "having moderate self-regard," from Middle French modeste (14c.), from Latin modestus "keeping due measure" (see modesty). Of women, "not improper or lewd," 1590s; of female attire, 1610s. Of demands, etc., c.1600. Related: Modestly.