humility[hyo̵̅o̅ mil′ə tē, yo̵̅o̅-]
- 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 pride or self-assertion
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)