BASHFUL - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue BASHFUL.

COY
  1. modestly or warily rejecting approaches or overtures; "like a wild young colt, very inquisitive but very coy and not to be easily cajoled"
  2. showing marked and often playful or irritating evasiveness or reluctance to make a definite or committing statement; "a politician coy about his intentions"
  3. affectedly modest or shy especially in a playful or provocative way
SHY
  1. a quick throw; "he gave the ball a shy to the first baseman"
  2. wary and distrustful; disposed to avoid persons or things; "shy of strangers"
  3. lacking self-confidence; "stood in the doorway diffident and abashed"; "problems that call for bold not timid responses"; "a very unsure young man"
  4. short; "eleven is one shy of a dozen"
  5. throw quickly
  6. start suddenly, as from fright
TIMID
  1. showing fear and lack of confidence
  2. lacking conviction or boldness or courage; "faint heart ne'er won fair lady"
  3. lacking self-confidence; "stood in the doorway diffident and abashed"; "problems that call for bold not timid responses"; "a very unsure young man"
  4. Shy
  5. people who are fearful and cautious; "whitewater rafting is not for the timid"
Clue Database Last Updated: 19/07/2019 9:00am

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