Definitions for timidˈtɪm ɪd

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. timid, cautious(adj)

    people who are fearful and cautious

    "whitewater rafting is not for the timid"

  2. timid(adj)

    showing fear and lack of confidence

  3. diffident, shy, timid, unsure(adj)

    lacking self-confidence

    "stood in the doorway diffident and abashed"; "problems that call for bold not timid responses"; "a very unsure young man"

  4. faint, fainthearted, timid, faint-hearted(adj)

    lacking conviction or boldness or courage

    "faint heart ne'er won fair lady"

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  1. timid(Adjective)

    Lacking in courage or confidence.

    John's a very timid person. I'll doubt he'll be brave enough to face his brother.

  2. Origin: From timide, from timidus, from timeo.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Timid(adj)

    wanting courage to meet danger; easily frightened; timorous; not bold; fearful; shy


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