English version

humble yourself

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishhumble yourselfhumble yourselfMODESTto show that you are not too proud to ask for something, admit you are wrong etc I knew he had humbled himself to ask for my help. humble
Examples from the Corpus
humble yourselfWith Angel gone there was no need to humble herself and inquire if he had at last returned to work.Not a lot of former 20-game winners would humble themselves that way.Yet the school offered him nothing and lie had to humble himself to plead with me.
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