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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 Vietnamese thiếu tự tin…
in Spanish inseguro…
in Thai ประหม่า…
in Malaysian kurang keyakinan…
in French qui manque d’assurance…
in German schüchtern…
in Chinese (Traditional) 羞怯的,怯生生的…
in Indonesian tidak yakin…
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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