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bashful

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  • adjshy
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Synonyms for bashful

adj shy
  • confused
  • coy
  • diffident
  • embarrassed
  • reticent
  • self-conscious
  • sheepish
  • timid
  • abashed
  • backward
  • blushful
  • blushing
  • chary
  • constrained
  • demure
  • humble
  • modest
  • nervous
  • overmodest
  • recoiling
  • reserved
  • retiring
  • self-effacing
  • shamefaced
  • shrinking
  • silent
  • timorous
  • unassertive
  • verecund

Antonyms for bashful

  • aggressive
  • bold
  • forward
  • confident
  • unabashed
  • unshy
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ashamed

adjective. regretting, remorseful
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