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Another word for diffidence

  1. Reserve in speech, behavior, or dress

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Another word for diffidence

      1. (Canada) A tract of land set apart for the use of an Aboriginal group; Indian reserve (compare US reservation.)
      2. (Military) A body of troops kept in the rear of an army drawn up for battle, reserved to support the other lines as occasion may require; a force or body of troops kept for an exigency.
      3. Personnel or units in the armed forces not on active duty but subject to call; militia
      1. The threat or use of force to prevent, restrict, or dictate the action or thought of others.
      2. The state of being restricted or confined within prescribed bounds:
      3. Embarrassed reserve or reticence; awkwardness: