Thesaurus > Related Words: timid

  Words related to timid

Related / Similar Words: cautious, faint, fainthearted, diffident, shy, unsure

 

Definition:
  • people who are fearful and cautious; "whitewater rafting is not for the timid";
  • showing fear and lack of confidence;
  • lacking conviction or boldness or courage; "faint heart ne''er won fair lady";
  • lacking self-confidence; "stood in the doorway diffident and abashed"; "problems that call for bold not timid responses"; "a very unsure young man";
  • contemptibly timid;

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    See Also: afraid(p), backward, cowardly, fearful, unadventurous, unassertive

     

    Attributes: timidity, timorousness

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 膽小   Dutch: schuchter  
    Estonian: pelglik   Finnish: säikky  
    French: timide   German: furchtsam  
    Hungarian: félénk   Ido: timida  
    Italian: timido   Japanese: 憶病な  
    Korean: 겁많은   Portuguese: tímido  
    Russian: робкий   Serbian: snebivljiv  
    Spanish: tímido   Swedish: blyg  
     
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