Definition of timid adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

timid

 adjective
adjective
NAmE//ˈtɪməd//
 
 
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shy and nervous; not brave He stopped in the doorway, too timid to go in. They've been rather timid in the changes they've made (= they've been afraid to make any big changes). a timid voice Deer are naturally timid creatures.
NAmE//tɪˈmɪdət̮i//
 
noun [uncountable]
NAmE//ˈtɪmədli//
 
adverb
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