SHY MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Shy Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Inadequately supplied; short; lacking; as, the team is shy two players.
  2. (n.) A side throw; a throw; a fling.
  3. (a.) To start suddenly aside through fright or suspicion; -- said especially of horses.
  4. (superl.) Reserved; coy; disinclined to familiar approach.
  5. (v. t.) To throw sidewise with a jerk; to fling; as, to shy a stone; to shy a slipper.
  6. (superl.) Cautious; wary; suspicious.
  7. (superl.) Easily frightened; timid; as, a shy bird.
  8. (n.) A sudden start aside, as by a horse.


Synonyms:
Diffident, Timid,

• Shyster Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A trickish knave; one who carries on any business, especially legal business, in a mean and dishonest way.


Synonyms:
Pettifogger,

• Shyly Definition & Synonyms

  1. (adv.) In a shy or timid manner; not familiarly; with reserve.


Synonyms:
Bashfully,

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