Synonyms of timid in English:

timid


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adjective

1‘I was too timid to ask for what I wanted’

SYNONYMS
easily frightened, lacking courage, fearful, apprehensive, afraid, frightened, scared, faint-hearted
trembling, quaking, cowering, weak-kneed
shy, diffident, bashful, self-effacing, shrinking, unassuming, unassertive, reserved, retiring, reticent, quiet, timorous, nervous, modest, demure, coy, meek, humble
cowardly, pusillanimous, lily-livered, pigeon-hearted, spineless, craven
informal wimpish, sissy, yellow, yellow-bellied, chicken, gutless, cringey
archaic poor-spirited, recreant
ANTONYMS

bold, forthcoming, brazen