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coyadjective

uk   us   /kɔɪ/

coy adjective (SECRET)

intentionally keeping something secret: She's very coy about her age.

coy adjective (MODEST)

(especially of women) being or pretending to be shy, or like a child: She gave me a coy look from under her schoolgirl's fringe.
coyly
adverb uk   us   /ˈkɔɪ.li/
She smiled coyly.
coyness
noun [U] uk   us   /ˈkɔɪ.nəs/
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