Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Shrinking.
evidencing little spirit or courage; overly submissive or compliant; "compliant and anxious to suit his opinions of those of others"; "a fine fiery blast against meek conformity"- Orville Prescott; "she looked meek but had the heart of a lion"; "was submissive and subservient"
humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness; "meek and self-effacing"
very docile; "tame obedience"; "meek as a mouse"- Langston Hughes
showing fear and lack of confidence
people who are fearful and cautious; "whitewater rafting is not for the timid"
lacking conviction or boldness or courage; "faint heart ne'er won fair lady"
lacking self-confidence; "stood in the doorway diffident and abashed"; "problems that call for bold not timid responses"; "a very unsure young man"
Clue Database Last Updated: 23/03/2017 9:00am
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