English adjective: retiring
|1.||retiring not arrogant or presuming|
|Samples||Unassuming to a fault, skeptical about the value of his work.|
A shy retiring girl.
|2.||retiring of a person who has held and relinquished a position or office|
|Samples||A retiring member of the board.|
|3.||retiring reluctant to draw attention to yourself|
|Antonyms||assertive, self-asserting, self-assertive|