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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Fearful by nature.

Usage examples (38)
  • timorous minds are much more inclined to deliberate than to resolve.
  • timorous little mouse
  • Adjective : The noise made them timorous. ,a timorous whisper
  • Where our difficulties lie, and what prompts the fears of the timorous, is in the fact that we have not made commensurate advances in every sector of human knowledge. for more
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