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    timid - Dictionary definition and meaning for word timid

    Definition
    (noun) people who are fearful and cautious
    Synonyms : cautious
    Example Sentence
    • whitewater rafting is not for the timid
    Definition
    (adj) showing fear and lack of confidence Definition
    (adj) lacking self-confidence
    Synonyms : diffident , shy , unsure
    Example Sentence
    • stood in the doorway diffident and abashed
    • problems that call for bold not timid responses
    • a very unsure young man
    Definition
    (adj) lacking conviction or boldness or courage
    Example Sentence
    • faint heart ne'er won fair lady
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for timid

ti(TINY) + m(MILD) + id(IDENTITY)

Little small frightened child among big scary people. He looks at his timer with Freud portrait.

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