But his self-effacing, self-aware and humble style makes it accessible and real—and thus particularly valuable.
Even in her 50s, and even with her self-effacing monologue, no small back room can seem to contain her.
Bigelow, by contrast, has been all good manners, self-effacing charm, and quiet beauty.
self-effacing politicians tend not to be terribly successful.
The email warned, in a way that might almost have been self-effacing, that what you were about to see was no good.
Ever self-effacing, it was of her beloved banner that Joan was thinking, never of herself.
In these self-effacing flat-fishes we know with some precision what happens.
To his military ability and self-effacing patriotism he added a far-seeing wisdom in council that could always be relied upon.
Morgan had just struck the bottom of the precipice in his wild, self-effacing dream.
He became almost too quiet and self-effacing for a young man.