timidity - Dictionary definition and meaning for word timidity
timi(time)+dity(duty)..well you did nt do the duty of studying on time during exams.....so now you have lost your self confidence......
(its just a variation of preeti's)...timi(TIME)+dity(DUTY).. its your duty to TIMELY STUDY everyday otherwise you would LACK SELF-CONFIDENCE while attempting the questions in exam
Timidity (loss of confidence) and Gallantry (bravery) are rhyming words with opposite meanings. While one signifies strength the other depicts weakness.