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    paraphrasing "keep a low profile"

    "I like to keep a low profile." (I mean, I don't want many people to look at me. I don't want to be a leader etc. I don't like talking about (good) things about myself in front of many people.)

    I'm looking for a phrase to paraphrase this using "I don't like".

    How about "I don't like to stand out"? and "I don't like to stick out"?

    Please tell me other expressions too. Thank you.

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    Re: paraphrasing "keep a low profile"

    "I don't like to stand out" and "I don't like to stick out" are both fine. I would say that the former is more BrE and the latter more AmE. You could also say "I prefer (or like) to be inconspicuous."

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    Re: paraphrasing "keep a low profile"

    I don't like (too much) attention/to be the focus of attention.

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