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Synonyms for timid

Synonyms for timid

Synonyms for timid

people who are fearful and cautious


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showing fear and lack of confidence

lacking self-confidence

lacking conviction or boldness or courage

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Campaigns manager Nicola O'Brien said: "We are curious as to why ATTRACTION Cotswold park Wolves timid they felt shooting the animal dead was appropriate as there is usually an interim step.
This work presents new translations of three plays by Tirso de Molina, the 17th-century Spanish playwright who created the character of Don Juan: Don Juan: The Jackal of Seville, A Sinner Saved, A Saint Damned, and The Timid Young Man at the Palace Gate.
She is still very timid, although she has started to show some signs of wanting to play with toys.
said that timid terrorists attack at APS last December can't discourage us and nation is committed to eliminating terrorism.
Her absence is eventually noticed by the cats and led by the hitherto timid Crumb they set out to find her.
Nice, timid girl who needs someone who understands cats.
If your pet is timid, make sure it has a quiet place to retreat to.
Stan the Timid Turtle: Helping Children Cope with Fears About School Violence" is an illustrated juvenile book from the "Let's Talk" series that teaches children coping tools when dealing with crisis, violence in the schools, or other related issues that are frightening to children.
A source close to the MP for Taunton Deane, Somerset, said: "Jeremy feels they have been too timid.
She can be timid at times - especially around men - so is on the look out for a patient home with loving owners who can build up her confidence.
Another study that followed these findings tested whether angling targets timid or bold bluegills.
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Summary: The Algerian public and private operators have had a remarkable participation in the second Arab-Russian Business Forum Arabia-Expo 2010, which got underway Monday in Moscow, after a timid presence in 2008's edition.
Summary: LONDON: Oil rose above $74 on Monday in line with a timid recovery across financial markets, but was set for its biggest monthly loss in 18 months after European economic crisis raised the prospect of reduced fuel demand.
But Mr Cameron has defended his strategy in a video post on his WebCameron blog, saying: "I defy anyone to look at our plans and call them timid - because the truth is they cannot be timid if we're to confront and defeat these problems.