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diffident

adjective
 
 
/ˈdɪfɪdənt/
shy and without any confidence: a diffident young manShy and modestAnxious and worried
diffidence
 
 
/ˈdɪfɪdəns/ noun [U]
Translations of “diffident”
in Spanish inseguro…
in French qui manque d’assurance…
in German schüchtern…
in Chinese (Traditional) 羞怯的,怯生生的…
in Russian неуверенный в себе, застенчивый…
in Turkish ürkek, kendine güveni olmayan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 羞怯的,怯生生的…
in Polish nieśmiały…
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