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  • adjafraid
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Synonyms for timorous

adj afraid
  • apprehensive
  • faint
  • fainthearted
  • fearful
  • hesitant
  • meek
  • shrinking
  • shuddering
  • shy
  • tentative
  • timid
  • tremulous
  • unassertive

Antonyms for timorous

  • bold
  • brazen
  • forthcoming
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to timorous

afraid

adjective. fearful

bashful

adjective. shy

cowardly

adjective. fearful

craven

adjective. weak, timid

diffident

adjective. hesitant; unconfident

fearful

adjective. alarmed, apprehensive
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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