The definition of timid is shy and fearful.
Requiring or exhibiting courage or daring:
Reserved; disinclined to familiar approach.
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.
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
Find another word for demure. In this page you can discover 38 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for demure, like: timid, bold, shy, staid, coy, bashful, modest, coquettish, girlish, ladylike and voluptuous.