A reservation of public land:
Control of the expression of one's feelings; constraint:
Modesty is defined as the act of showing reserve in behavior or clothes.
The quality or state of being diffident; timidity or shyness.
Reticence is being reserved, quiet or reluctant.
Nervousness felt when appearing as a speaker or performer before an audience
Find another word for shyness. In this page you can discover 26 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for shyness, like: reserve, timidity, coyness, restraint, awkwardness, clumsiness, impulsiveness, moodiness, self-doubt, laziness and bashfulness.