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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a fearful and trepid manner.

Usage examples (35)
  • Hibbert timorously inquired where they were going.
  • Masha glanced timorously over her interlaced fingers.
  • "What are you going to do, Ken?" asked Pat timorously.
  • "I-could I talk to Crombie alone?" she asked timorously. for more
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