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TIMOROUS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does timorous mean? 

TIMOROUS (adjective)
  The adjective TIMOROUS has 1 sense:

1. timid by nature or revealing timidity

  Familiarity information: TIMOROUS used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


TIMOROUS (adjective)


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Meaning:

Timid by nature or revealing timidity

Synonyms:

timorous; trepid; fearful

Context examples:

timorous little mouse / in a timorous tone / cast fearful glances at the large dog

Similar:

timid (showing fear and lack of confidence)


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