Synonyms for modestly
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MODESTLY
"I am afraid you give me too much credit," said Robert, modestly.
"Perhaps you may have heard of me before," said he, modestly.
"But I play to win," he modestly met it, and again they laughed.
"I modestly but freely told him what I thought" of Paradise Lost!
Be careful not to sing too loud, or anything like that: just do it all modestly, as if you were used to it.
"But I've had nothing to do with it," Duthil modestly replied.
I had never met a man of such force and dignity who was so modestly affable.
“I hope he hasn't made a mistake in this instance, sir,” modestly.
After twenty years he said modestly that he 'could not make a judgment of it.'
"One ought to do a little of everything," answered the doctor, modestly.