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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Inclined to timidity or lack of self-confidence.

Usage examples (36)
  • A shy unassertive person
  • They're characterized as unassertive, over-patient, avoiding conflict.
  • There is also some concern about Cook being soft and unassertive.
  • He was totally unassertive, always reluctant to put himself forward. for more
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