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synonyms for timidly

On this page you'll find 73 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to timidly, such as: nervously, apprehensively, diffidently, in alarm, in fright, and in terror.

How to use timidly in a sentence

  • They came forward, a little timidly, and their latest visitor held out a hand to each.

    The Boarded-Up House | Augusta Huiell Seaman
  • It was not a very desirable ancestry, and she glanced timidly at Jack to see how he was taking it.

    The Cromptons | Mary J. Holmes
  • Afraid of the sound of his own footsteps, he ran along the passage, and knocked timidly.

    Eric, or Little by Little | Frederic W. Farrar
  • She bent toward him, and timidly took one of his hands, while with the other she gently removed the curls from his burning brow.

    The Spy | J. Fenimore Cooper

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