The definition of humility is the quality or act of being humble.
An example of humility is someone being a great cook, but realizing there are even better cooks.
the state or quality of being humble; absence of vanity or excessive pride
Origin of humilityMiddle English humilite from Old French from Classical Latin humilitas
The quality or condition of being humble.
Origin of humilityMiddle English humilite from Old French from Late Latin humilitās from humilis humble ; see humble .
(countable and uncountable, plural humilities)