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English definition of “timorous”


adjective     /ˈtɪm.ər.əs/ US  /-ɚ.əs/ literary
nervous and without much confidence → Synonym timidCowardly timorously     /-li/ adverb Cowardly timorousness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Cowardly
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