Both self-abased and humble can be considered as antonyms for arrogant the difference between them in this context being humble - not showing arrogance in spite of knowing that one is good self-abased - not showing arrogance because he feels he is not good (inferiority complex, may be. The opposite of ego is humility, and both the old and new testaments are laden with references to living humbly in the book of micah we read, “what does the lord require of you to act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your god” (micah 6:8) king solomon declared, “humility and the fear of the lord. It is the opposite of aggressiveness, arrogance, boastfulness, and vanity rather than, me first, humility it is better to be of a humble spirit with the lowly, than to divide the spoil with the proud (nas, proverbs 16:19) when pride comes, then comes dishonor, but with the humble is wisdom the integrity of the upright will. If humility's antithesis is self-obsession, then its definition is self-forgetfulness want to be humble aim at these objectives: think of yourself less and others more this stands in contrast to the natural tendency i find in myself, to constantly think of me and rarely think of others (outside of how they affect me,. Man of simple tastes exp & idimodest, humble, unassuming 3 salt of the earth exp & idimodest, humble, unassuming 2 affable person nkind, outgoing, chacteristic 2 sane adjmodest, humble, unassuming 1 blender nkind, outgoing, chacteristic 1 common adjmodest, humble, unassuming 1 commonsense.
Since condescending means having an attitude of superiority patronizing, the most appropriate antonyms would be humble, modest, deferential, respectful, or submissive which one you choose would depend on the exact meaning you wish to communic. Word origin & history humility early 14c, from ofr humilité, from l humilitatem (nom humilitas) lowness, insignificance, in church l meekness, from humilis humble in the mercian hymns, l humilitatem is glossed by oe eaðmodnisse. Creative people are humble and proud creative people tend to be both extroverted and introverted creative but this playfulness doesn't go very far without its antithesis, a quality of doggedness, endurance, and perseverance “ despite the carefree air that many creative people affect, most of them work.
Chrome os, on the other hand, was for chromebooks, devices almost the antithesis of android the simplicity of life in a browser was a sharp contrast from the complexities of mobile devices google tv was a disaster but the humble chromecast, much more successful but android everywhere never. Yet, with the costs of narcissism well-known, some researchers are shifting their focus to narcissism's antithesis–humility these scientists want to discover if there are benefits to being humble for instance, does humility improve academics or relationships or company bottom lines earlier this year, on.
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One good example of antithesis can be seen in alexander pope's famous line, to err is human, to forgive, divine dr wheeler also uses as an on the other hand, the word modesty refers to being moderate, simple, and humble, which is the exact opposite of being bold (random house dictionary) since boldness and. Lower, a two ways of life: the primary antithesis of canadian history report of nor does conquest sit easiest on the humble the educated may make their peace, learn the foreign language, and find many areas in common, but the humble cannot cross the gulf-they feel pushed aside in their own homes hence it is. 2 humble (adj) marked by meekness or modesty not arrogant or prideful synonyms: humbleness · humbled · meek · humiliated · crushed · broken · modest · low · humility · mild antonyms: conceit · immodest · proud did you know.
Opinion: you talked about feeling humble, polly i don't think that word means what you think it means. Iowa city, ia — nate stanley celebrated his five-touchdown performance against ohio state by staying home saturday night, enjoying a bowl of his mother's cheeseburger soup iowa's low-key sophomore quarterback, whose one word description of himself is “introverted,” is the antithesis of johnny. Adrian delia said yesterday evening in marsaxlokk that he is “proud to be a normal and humble maltese person” normal and humble normal and humble people do not pay many thousands of euros a year to keep five children at san anton school they do not get driven around by a full-time chauffeur in.