Demure synonyms and antonyms

dĭ-myo͝or'

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The definition of timid is shy and fearful.
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Reserved; disinclined to familiar approach.
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The definition of modest is someone or something that is humble or shy or not extreme.
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Serenely deliberate, composed, and dignified in character or manner.
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Always fixed in the same location; stationary
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Showing an embarrassed timidity
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Characterized by or showing decorum, propriety, good taste, etc.
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Ardent in the pursuit of an object; eager to obtain or do; zealous with sincerity; with hearty endeavour; heartfelt; fervent; hearty; — used in a good sense; as, earnest prayers.
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Serious or staid in character or conduct:
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Full of diffidence; lacking self-confidence; timid; shy
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(Archaic) Shrinking from contact or familiarity with others; bashful; shy
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Persuasive, effective, and cogent:
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Assertive, bold, and energetic:
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(Not comparable) Being replaced in office (while still in office but after election has determined that he/she will be replaced).
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Possessing the characteristic property of an extrovert. Outgoing, comfortable in social interactions.
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Having no shame, no guilt nor remorse over something wrong; immodest; unable to feel disgrace
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Slow to apprehend; having difficulties in learning.
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Drawing back from contact with others, from publicity, etc.; reserved; shy
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Not drawing attention to oneself; modest.
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Excessively modest.
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Requiring or exhibiting courage or daring:
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Of excessive propriety; easily offended or shocked, especially by sexual matters
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Strait-laced; prudish.
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Thinking lowly of one's self; claiming little for one's self; not proud, arrogant, or assuming; lowly; weak; modest.
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(Algebra, archaic) adfected
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(Not comparable) Set aside for the use of a particular person or party.
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Not forward but reticent or reserved in manner
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