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retiring

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  • adjshy, undemonstrative
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Synonyms for retiring

adj shy, undemonstrative
  • humble
  • quiet
  • reserved
  • restrained
  • shrinking
  • withdrawing
  • withdrawn
  • backward
  • bashful
  • coy
  • demure
  • diffident
  • meek
  • modest
  • nongregarious
  • not forward
  • rabbity
  • recessive
  • reclusive
  • reticent
  • self-effacing
  • timid
  • timorous
  • unaffable
  • unassertive
  • unassuming
  • unexpansive
  • unsociable

Antonyms for retiring

  • bold
  • extroverted
  • friendly
  • outgoing
  • sociable
  • demonstrative
  • self-confident
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to retiring

antisocial

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