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  • adjshy
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Synonyms for timid

adj shy
  • ambivalent
  • bashful
  • demure
  • diffident
  • fearful
  • feeble
  • frightened
  • gentle
  • humble
  • modest
  • nervous
  • weak
  • Milquetoast
  • shrinking
  • trembling
  • wavering
  • yellow
  • afraid
  • apprehensive
  • badgered
  • browbeaten
  • bullied
  • capricious
  • cowardly
  • cowed
  • cowering
  • coy
  • daunted
  • fainthearted
  • having cold feet
  • intimidated
  • irresolute
  • mousy
  • pusillanimous
  • retiring
  • shaky
  • soft
  • spineless
  • spiritless
  • submissive
  • timorous
  • unassertive
  • unassured
  • unnerved
  • vacillating

Antonyms for timid

  • able
  • bold
  • brave
  • calm
  • conceited
  • confident
  • courageous
  • egotistical
  • extroverted
  • loud
  • proud
  • strong
  • unabashed
  • unafraid
  • daring
  • fearless
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to timid

afraid

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