Translation of "diffident" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈdɪf.ɪ.dənt/ us

shy and not confident of your abilities

poco seguro de sí mismo
a diffident manner
You shouldn’t be so diffident about your achievements – you’ve done really well!
diffidence noun [ no plural ] uk /-dəns/ us
diffidently adverb uk /-li/ us

(Translation of “diffident” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈdifidənt/

not confident

a diffident young man.
diffidently adverb

con inseguridad
He hesitated diffidently, reluctant to contradict his supervisor.
diffidence noun


(Translation of “diffident” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)