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English definition of “shyness”

shyness

noun [U]     /ˈʃaɪ.nəs/
C1 the condition of being shy : His face went red with shyness when he walked into the crowded room .Shy and modestAnxious and worried
(Definition of shyness noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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