"unassuming" translation into German

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"unassuming" in German

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{adjective}

1. general

And they featured role models like Abraham Lincoln who was praised for being modest and unassuming.
Sie zeigten Vorbilder wie Abraham Lincoln, der dafür gelobt wurde, anständig und bescheiden zu sein.
Are we to adopt an amicable stance towards the forthcoming Intergovernmental Conference in Amsterdam - a quiet and unassuming attitude?
Sind wir angesichts der kommenden Regierungskonferenz, der kommenden Amsterdamer Konferenz, freundlich, still und bescheiden?
unassuming (also: unostentatious, unpretentious)
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unprätentiös {adj.} [form.]

2. "person"

unassuming (also: discreet)

Synonyms (English) for "unassuming":

unassuming
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Context sentences for "unassuming" in German

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EnglishSo here is the building; it looks rather unassuming, really.
EnglishAll my childhood, while my friends' dads would tell them Grimm's fairy tales, my father would tell me stories about very unassuming heroes with unshakeable utopias who managed to make miracles.
Während meiner ganzen Kindheit, währenddem die anderen Papas meinen Freundinnen Grimm-Märchen erzählten, erzählte mein Vater mir Geschichten von sehr diskreten Helden.