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谦恭
Simplified 谦恭
Traditional 謙恭
Related words 谦恭的 
Pin Yin
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English
  • polite and modest
Examples:
1. 礼貌,谦恭,但不要卑躬屈节。
Be polite and respectful, but don't plead.
2. 我们是些年轻人,都谦恭地坐在后面,始终不敢发言。
Being youngsters, we sat modestly at the back, never daring to speak.
3. 他举止间有一种颇为适度的谦恭[有一种适合於其下级地位的谦恭].
He behaved with a becoming modesty/with a modesty becoming his junior position.
4. 谦恭有礼地为我开门。
He courteously opened the door for me.
5. 他期待下属对他谦恭有礼,而不希望他们拍马奉承。
He looks for courtesy from his subordinates, but he doesn't expect them to lick his boots.
6. 他从不谦恭对人。
He never condescends to any person.
7. 他文质彬彬、谦恭有礼、正直体面。
He was urbane, courtly and honorable.
8. 许多知名人士都出奇地谦恭
Many famous people are surprisingly humble.
9. 她称赞他们的谦恭有礼,欣赏他们勇于自我牺牲的情感,以及他们无懈可击的机智。
She praised their courtesy, their passion for self-sacrifice, their perfect tact.
10. 牧师就谦恭的问题布道。
The minister preached a sermon on humility.