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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Disposed to avoid notice; Self-consciously timid.

Usage examples (39)
  • He is rather bashful and refused to come out of his car for the photograph.
  • I never laughed, being bashful
  • They considered themselves a tough outfit and weren't bashful about letting anybody know it
  • The others called the bashful, baby-faced Talib "The Doctor." for more
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