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diffident

see definition of diffident
  • adjhesitant; unconfident
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Synonyms for diffident

adj hesitant; unconfident
  • bashful
  • demure
  • meek
  • self-conscious
  • self-effacing
  • sheepish
  • timid
  • unassuming
  • shy
  • unsure
  • backward
  • blenching
  • chary
  • constrained
  • coy
  • distrustful
  • doubtful
  • dubious
  • flinching
  • humble
  • insecure
  • modest
  • mousy
  • rabbity
  • reluctant
  • reserved
  • retiring
  • shrinking
  • suspicious
  • timorous
  • unassertive
  • unassured
  • unobtrusive
  • unpoised
  • withdrawn

Antonyms for diffident

  • aggressive
  • bold
  • brave
  • confident
  • extroverted
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to diffident

backward

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