Associations to the word «Timid»


TIMID, adjective. Lacking in courage or confidence.

Dictionary definition

TIMID, noun. People who are fearful and cautious; "whitewater rafting is not for the timid".
TIMID, adjective. Showing fear and lack of confidence.
TIMID, adjective. Lacking self-confidence; "stood in the doorway diffident and abashed"; "problems that call for bold not timid responses"; "a very unsure young man".
TIMID, adjective. Lacking conviction or boldness or courage; "faint heart ne'er won fair lady".

Wise words

Don't use words too big for the subject. Don't say "infinitely" when you mean "very"; otherwise you'll have no word left when you want to talk about something really infinite.
C. S. Lewis