Part of speech:
The definition of timid is shy and fearful.
Requiring or exhibiting courage or daring:
The definition of bashful is someone easily embarrassed or timid or shy.
The definition of modest is someone or something that is humble or shy or not extreme.
Reserved; disinclined to familiar approach.
Characterized by or showing decorum, propriety, good taste, etc.
Serenely deliberate, composed, and dignified in character or manner.
Serious or staid in character or conduct:
Persuasive, effective, and cogent:
Assertive, bold, and energetic:
(Not comparable) Being replaced in office (while still in office but after election has determined that he/she will be replaced).
Slow to apprehend; having difficulties in learning.
Full of diffidence; lacking self-confidence; timid; shy
Drawing back from contact with others, from publicity, etc.; reserved; shy
Not drawing attention to oneself; modest.
Not forward but reticent or reserved in manner
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