Synonyms of bashful in English:

bashful


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adjective

1‘many men are bashful about discussing their feelings’

SYNONYMS
shy, reserved, diffident, retiring, self-conscious, coy, demure, reticent, reluctant, shrinking, timid, timorous, meek
hesitant, apprehensive, nervous, insecure, doubting, wary, unconfident, inhibited, faint-hearted
embarrassed, shamefaced, sheepish
ANTONYMS

bold, confident